Re: how is YOU determining the current version
From: Jan Schloessin (jschloes_at_rz.uni-potsdam.de)
Date: Tue, 07 Dec 2004 14:18:53 +0100
Zbigniew A. wrote:
> In <email@example.com> on alt.os.linux.suse Jan Schloessin kindly
> contributed to the growth of THE SOURCE:
>>after an update to suse 9.2 without booting from dvd. yast online update
>>(YOU) still tries to get the patches for suse 9.1.
>>- all yast rpms are freshened
>>- the update were successful in all other parts i mention
>>how is YOU determining the current version (in other words: the
>>directory on the server) for which it requests the patches.
> Look up /etc/issue file, what have you got?
> Yours Virtually, Zbigniew A.
#> cat /etc/issue
Welcome to SuSE Linux 9.2 (i586) - Kernel \r (\l).
#> uname -a
Linux miraculix 2.6.8-24-default #1 Wed Oct 6 09:16:23 UTC 2004 i686
athlon i386 GNU/Linux
as i sad. the update seems to work properly. when i do an online_update
then it requests the old kernel update (2.6.5) for suse 9.1 :(