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Re: [opensuse-factory] Online update issue
On Tue, May 16, 2006 at 09:10:09PM +0200, jdd wrote:
> houghi wrote:
>
> >And now you have lost me completely, even the word makes sense now.
>
> when you setup an install source for yast, you can use yast
> to copy the cd content to the same directory, but you also
> can just copy the content of any and all the cd on the same
> directory under subdirectories disk1, disk2...
>
> the result is:
> /101/ (for example)
> disk1/
> disk2/
> disk3/
> ...
>
> if, when you install, with any boot disk or disk1, you
> direct yast to the hard drive, disk1, it can find all the
> others disks
>
> obviously yast looks for the name given in archive.gz for
> the rpm searched to know on what disk it is.
>
> a dvd is essentially a drive, so copying the same tree to a
> dvd could work, given the archive.gz is properly updated

OK, but that was not what was talked about. We talked about a DVD-iso made
by makeSUSEdvd with all 6 CDs. YaST does not look in ARCHIVES.gz. It looks
in /content or /media.X/product. Not sure yet wich one.

houghi
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