Depending on your customizations, some steps or the entire update procedure may fail and you must resort to copying back your backup data.
Check the following issues before starting the system update.
And in the Change Log i miss the version names in the list.
Updating Channels in Smart-Gui Package Manager is just as awkward, and it lists different addresses: System (no URL) Is the first just an alias of the URL used in Yast ? It currently reports two security updates i don't see in Yast2.
Four official update servers can be made available in the server list.
Table 1: The YOU Servers lists these servers and describes their functions.
There is no general rule of thumb regarding how much space each partition should have.
Thus, applying a patch is different to updating the packages. the 'Install Software' module updates the packages.
Updates for SLES are downloaded and installed via Ya ST Online Update (YOU).
And Yast2 just updated a few apps that Updater did not see.
You can rightly say that i don't understand how to update Open Suse 10.3, but i would also say it's a bit of a mess :-) Especially in contrast to the professionalism that goes into building all those updates. present a scenario and ask specific questions and maybe I/we can better help you to understand.
To install SLES updates during installation, do the following.