Re: Suse 11 is frustrating

In message <f0pjf4d2prcd4n357eajkddrq69dsrnujo@xxxxxxx>, Shadow wrote:

I need to compile wireless drivers to access the net, so I issue the

yast2 --install gcc make kernel-source kernel-headers

and ..... yast insists that I download the openoffice thesaurus, which
will be essential to build my drivers. Also the java update. Plus a
lot of other stuff that I didn't even know I needed, and never have
needed before.

I've been using yum. Bit slow, but does actually work.