Joachim Werner
By: Joachim Werner

May 27, 2013 6:47 am


When one is better than many: for SUSE, security is not an afterthought

A couple of weeks ago I ran into an article on Heise Security (German) quoting the newest Security Report for Germany from Secunia. An English version that links to the report for the UK can be found on The H Open. One of the key findings of those reports is that the average computer user […]

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By: smflood

April 11, 2013 10:21 am


zypper equivalent of "rug history" command

Do you remember the “rug history” command that you could use to list (and search through) previously installed packages?

With rug you could use the “rug history” command to list previously installed packages but strangely this command is missing from zypper.

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Joachim Werner
By: Joachim Werner

August 11, 2012 3:33 pm


SUSE and UPW team up to help you stay compliant

SUSE Linux Enterprise has a nice track record of being the secure operating system platform that you can trust for your most mission-critical applications. Our engineers and our security team ensure that the presets we chose are secure by default, and our “Security Center and Hardening” module in the YaST configuration management tool offers a […]

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By: khurni

December 16, 2010 4:42 pm


Ensuring files for patches are accurate in SMT

How to adjust your SMT server to ensure that all patches downloaded are complete and correct.

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By: hvermeulen

December 17, 2008 11:20 am


Advanced Patch Management Using the New Subscription Management Tool (SMT)

This AppNote will describe how you can add additional patch environments to SMT. An increasing number of companies have their systems divided over a test, acceptance and production environment. Patches and updates should be provided to those environments in turn.

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By: ataschner

August 15, 2008 11:50 am


Keep your SUSE Linux Desktops, Servers and OES Servers Updated with Subscription Management Tool for SUSE Linux Enterprise

If you have reservations about your current update management alternatives, check this out. The new Subscription Management Tool for SUSE Linux Enterprise doesn’t force you to connect all your machines to Novell Customer Center, helps with servers in isolated networks, improves on YUP, and much more.

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By: cseader

April 21, 2008 5:06 pm


ZLM Lab Guide..New Version 1.1

Requested by popularity I have finally gotten around to updating this document here to add steps for the md5sum’s of the RPM’s and the gpg signing of the YaST repository in Appendix A.

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