Re: [SLE] YOU and YaST Software Installation AWOL
From: Leendert Meyer (leen.meyer_at_home.nl)
To: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: Sun, 8 Aug 2004 17:32:42 +0200
On Sunday 08 August 2004 16:52, Randall R Schulz wrote:
> Suddenly I cannot get YaST's "Install and Remove Software" or YOU to run.
> When I attempt to launch them via the YaST Control Center, the busy
> (spinning clock) cursor appears briefly but the installer never does.
> When I try to launch YOU via the SuSE Watcher tray icon, the root
> password prompt appears but after I supply the password there's nothing.
> The same thing happens with yast2 in text mode in a root shell window
> except that the control center stops responding after selecting "Install
> and Remove Software."
yast by itself starts other modules, and probably blocks the output of those.
Try to start the modules directly:
In text mode do 'yast --list', and pick one of the modules you wish to run
(probably sw_single to install/remove pkgs or online_update for YOU).
IIR, you will get error messages this way.
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