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Re: [Re: [suse-security] Using 9.1 RPMs on 9.2]
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 19 Nov 2004 23:11:53 +0100
  • Message-id: <200411192311.53866.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Friday 19 November 2004 22:48, Philippe Vogel wrote:
> Lucky Leavell schrieb:
> > I notice that many packages which were available on 9.1 are no longer
> > available from SuSE on 9.2, e.g., snort and nessus. Would it be safe
> > to download the 9.1 packages (snort.rpm and nessus-core.rpm)? Are
> > there any plans to increase the number of 9.2 packages available?
> >
> >
> > Thank you,
> > Lucky Leavell
>
> So why there are differences between CD and DVD anyway?
>
> 5CD's = 3.5 GB/DVD = 4.7 GB O.K., but why are there any packages missing?

DVD != 4.7 GB. It's dual layer, so it's 8+GB, it has x86_64 packages as well,
plus around 1.5GB more i586 packages than the CDs. It would take about 8 CDs
to fit all the i586+noarch packages in

How many floppies were in the very first suse version? :)

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