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Re: [SLE] yast working with suse 10.1
  • From: Ken Schneider <suse-list2@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 13 Jul 2006 10:21:01 -0400
  • Message-id: <1152800461.18620.59.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thu, 2006-07-13 at 08:53 -0500, Roy F. Cabaniss wrote:
> On Friday 23 June 2006 10:32, martin glazer wrote:
> > HI
> > Has anyone gotten yast to work properly with opensuse10.1?
> > I have added sources to yast and I still can not use yast reliably. This
> > has to be the worst suse I have ever seen. I downloaded the rpm for the
> > latest firefox and it refuses to install. I have yet to see the security
> > updates show up in yast.
> >
> I also am having problems and more than problems. I've been using synaptic
> with apt for quite a wile and was totally happy with it. Once I got it
> configured, no problems and I could do a YOU also.
> using as a repository with YOU I
> get a list of thing to update (all in red) and another list of things in
> blue . So far so good. Oddly enough everything comes through with a blue
> check (not the update) mark.
> I click accept and the screen vanishes and nothing happens. Restart YOU and
> the same programs are there same as before.
> I alter the blue checks (keep) to updates and click it. It says installation
> finished and then back to Yast. Restart YOU and the same programs are still
> there with the blue checkmark next to each.
The blue entries mean they are already installed so there is nothing to
do. IIRC, the red entries mean you already have a newer version
installed so there is nothing to do there as well. This is the normal
behavior of YaST, there is no problem.

Ken Schneider
UNIX since 1989, linux since 1994, SuSE since 1998

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