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Re: [SLE] Re: updater update
  • From: Carl Hartung <suselinux@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 27 May 2006 14:16:24 -0400
  • Message-id: <200605271416.25413.suselinux@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 27 May 2006 13:43, ianseeks wrote:
> you could try...
> su.
> cd /etc/init.d/
> ./novell-zmd start


The 'Software Updater' windows displayed 'Getting updates list...'

'parse-metadata' ran for about five minutes (viewed via top in shell)

'update-status' ran for two or three minutes

I got a rust-red (why not bright red?) SUSEWatcher-like taskbar dot with a
white exclamation point in the center

Then the 'Software Updater' window listed eight available updates.

I clicked Select 'All' then 'Update'

The 'Software Updater' window displayed 'resolving dependencies...'

A 'Change Summary' dialogue opened asking 'Apply the following changes?'

I clicked 'Apply'

The 'Software Updater' window displayed 'Updating software...' with a progress
bar that actually tracked the installation progress.

Eventually a 'Software Updater - Info' pop-up appeared stating 'The update was

I clicked 'Close' and then 'Close' and the normal updater icon reappeared in
my taskbar.

Look like it works here! :-) And it was easy, too!


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