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Re: [opensuse-factory] Why I hate package manager in 10.1 3 hours 30 minutes to check dependentcies.
  • From: Boyd Lynn Gerber <gerberb@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 27 May 2006 13:34:22 -0600
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.63.0605271326560.27169@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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> Em Dom, 2006-05-14 às 13:54 -0600, Boyd Lynn Gerber escreveu:
> > This makes the upgrade totally not an option. I will stay with 10.0 on
> > the other 30 systems I have control over. I do not have the time to try
> Since I came from other apt-based systems, I'm very comfortable with
> Smart Package Manager. I could manage to get two 10.0 laptops, with Guru
> and Packman packages, upgrading to 10.1 within 5min of "Resolving
> dependencies". It removed about 4 conflicting packages, but I was able
> to reinstall them after 30m (upgraded from DVD). No worries at all.

What is the magic you used?

I have tried

smart upgrade
smart --gui

The sources I want to use are

/local/suse/suse/i386/10.1/stable/inst-source
/local/suse/suse/i386/10.1/stable/non-oss-inst-source
ftp://packman.unixheads.com/suse/10.1
http://suse.cs.utah.edu/suse/update/10.1

I tried to add them and I get some channel error. Does this also work for
older suse OS's?

On 10.0 all I get is No interesting upgrades available and it will not
allow me to add the above sources. They are what I use for 10.1.

Any ideas?

Thanks,


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Boyd Gerber <gerberb@xxxxxxxxx>
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