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Re: [suse-security] Online Update
  • From: Roman Drahtmueller <draht@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2002 14:02:16 +0100 (MET)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0201291401250.514-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Does/will Yast online update support HTTP (or at least http proxy)?
>

We are working on http support.


> As ftp is a weird protocol anyway, I don't think it should be used so
> much, especially for important things like updates. I have some servers
> behind an MS Proxy Server and can't use online update, because yast
> doesn't support any proxy, and socksify + bouncer on a machine with MS
> Proxy client installed doesn't work, too (http/ssh works thoug).
> And once again, why is YOU not half as cool as apt-get ??
>

Feel free to use it.

> thanks
> Markus


Thanks,
Roman.
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