Yast2 online update to SLES10 SP2 / SP3 via NFS fails
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Although the installation sources are existant on the NFS server, Yast2 Online Update was failing, complaining that packages are not found even though the packages were there at the right path.
# cd /susesoftware/sles10/64bit/DVD/SP2/CD1/
# ln -s patches/repodata/ ./
- There is no need to create the link /susesoftware/sles10/64bit/DVD/SP2/CD1/patches/suse -> ../suse.
- On the Clients, while specifying the "Installation Source" ( YaST -> Software -> Installation Source), give "Path to Directory" = /susesoftware/sles10/64bit/DVD/SP2/CD1/
- Restart the update.
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- Document ID:7001502
- Creation Date:02-OCT-08
- Modified Date:27-APR-12
- SUSESUSE Linux Enterprise Server
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