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Re: [opensuse] Accessing Build Service Packages via YaST in openSUSE 10.2?
  • From: Daniel Bornkessel <dbornkessel@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 13 Dec 2006 19:02:49 +0100
  • Message-id: <200612131902.59019.dbornkessel@xxxxxxx>
http://software.opensuse.org/download
has the projects.
Browse to your project and add it to your sources, e.g.:

http://software.opensuse.org/download/KDE:/KDE3/openSUSE_10.2/

Regards,
Daniel

> Le mercredi 13 décembre 2006 17:50, Randall R Schulz a écrit :
> > 1) Can I access the Build Service via openSUSE's 10.2 YaST "Installation
> > Source" and "Software Management" modules?
> >
> > 2) If the answer to (1) is "yes," what URLs do I use as installation
> > sources?
> >
> > 3) If the answer to (1) is "no," is there anything short of completely
> > manual package management? This would seem to make updating to packages
> > that are part of large, interdependent sets, (say, KDE updates) very
> > tedious. Does it imply that one has to manually retrieve the packages
> > and run RPM?
>
> Whether the answer is yes or no, I strongly suggest using Smart. It's
> doing everything you mention above. I've been using it throughout the whole
> 10.1 lifetime, and now on 10.2, it's really simple and powerful.
> I agree that it is possible to make mistakes, but if you check what's
> going to be done before clicking "OK", you should be fine.

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