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Recommended update for yast2-packager


(Last modified: 05DEC2005)

solutions Recommended update for yast2-packager SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (759bd6d26483fc85c6ed88e4f7525294)

Applies to

Package: yast2-packager
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Open Enterprise Server
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-10636
Release: 20051205
Obsoletes: none


Install this patch if you use installation to directory or if you use YaST
online update with https servers.



Problem description

  • This patch fixes creating the image when installing to directory (#86983)
  • This enhances dialogs for the YaST online update so that it can deal with URLs using the https protocol. (Bug #118781)
  • This patch fixes unmounting of /proc and /sys while installing into directory before cerating the image (#119202)


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh yast2-packager.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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