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Re: [SLE] Online Update via Yast2 problems...
  • From: Marcus Meissner <meissner@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 4 Jul 2006 08:19:35 +0200
  • Message-id: <20060704061935.GA26648@xxxxxxx>
On Mon, Jul 03, 2006 at 10:53:29PM -0700, Shaun Q wrote:
> Hi there --
> Running 10.1...
> So I can start an online update through Yast2... it shows packages
> available... I select them...
> And then when I click "Accept" the window just disappears. I can repeat
> this over and over. No error appears on the console.
> Same thing if I just run "YOU" from the command line.
> Any ideas?

This means that nothing was to apply and all is fine.

> Also, can anyone explain to me the difference between the Online Update
> via Yast2/YOU and the iconified update manager (I think it's the
> ZMD-updater) in 10.1? I'm a bit confused about the update process in this
> new version.

There is not much difference, no. (Ideally none, but some small differences
are there... For instance the applet always upgrades the packages, even in
Optional patches.)

Ciao, Marcus

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