On Tuesday 31 August 2004 17:08, Dave O'Reilly wrote:
I decided to test whether or not it was impatience. I started the
install/remove module it's been 15 minutes and it hasn't appeared.
Also no additional yast processes are running - it seems that they
start but are exiting before bringing up the GUI.
That definitely sounds like a problem.
The one time that this happened to me (I didn't wait 15 minutes, but now
that you mention it, I think I did check what processes were running and
the YaST installer module was not there), I rebooted and the problem has
not recurred since, and I've run the Install and Remove module many times
> On Wednesday 01 September 2004 11:44, Randall R Schulz wrote:
> > Dave,
> > On Tuesday 31 August 2004 16:32, Dave O'Reilly wrote:
> > > Hi all,
> > > has anyone else noticed that sometimes (about 50% of the time),
> > > when you click on the install/remove software module in yast it
> > > doesn't start the first time you click it, it doesn't start the
> > > second time you click it...you have to click it three times before
> > > it starts.
> > >
> > > I thought I was imagining it at first, but it seems to be a real
> > > problem...
> > I thought I had the problem, once (and reported it on the
> > SuSE-Linux-E list).
> > However, I've come to suspect that I might have been suffering from
> > lack of patience. Even on my very fast machine (3.0 GHz HT Pentium 4,
> > 1 GB of RAM and 10,000 RPM disks on a SCSI-160 interface), it takes
> > quite a while for the Install and Remove module to show it's face
> > after you click the button.
> > > Can anyone back me up on this one?
> > >
> > Randall Schulz