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Re: [SLE] Yast Post SuSE KDE 3.3 update
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 4 Oct 2004 17:00:25 +0200
  • Message-id: <200410041700.26176.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday, 4 October 2004 16.50, Chris H wrote:
> Greets;
>
> Ive noticed a very strange behaviour with Yast post updating to KDE3.3 suse
> rpms. All aspects of yast remain functional except "install software". If
> this is run the machine goes into complete lock-up in a few seconds after
> yast starts scanning what software has been installed. All efforts to
> resolve this (rebuilding the db etc etc) are fruitless. This behaviour
> started immediately post ugrading KDE by pointing yast to the
> suppplementary (and associated path) KDE rpms (exact path varies of
> course). The only other addition to the system was running an automated
> update shortly their after.
>
> Anyone have any ideas on what is going on here or how to repair this
> behaviour other then removing the SuSE supplied KDE rpms for 9.1? Yast
> remains broken on for adding and removing applications. All other aspects
> remain functional.

Works for me. Did you try removing the supplementary installation source?
Maybe it's trying (unsuccessfully) to connect, and locking up while it's
waiting for a timeout?

If that's not it, do you get anything interesting in /var/log/YaST2/y2log ?

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