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Package and System Management Tools for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and openSUSE



By: coolguys-suse

June 3, 2013 1:03 am

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By Dobrin Dobrev The purpose of this page is to point out some tools for package and system management specific to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and openSUSE. This page is linked from the images which run SUSE in a cloud provider environment so some prior Linux experience is assumed. Install Additional Software SUSE Linux Enterprise …

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Categories: SLES on Azure, SUSE in the Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Studio, Technical Solutions

Taking Screenshots from within YaST



By: pthompson

April 11, 2013 10:19 am

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Here’s a quick way of taking ‘screenshots’ from within YaST, which might be useful when documenting configuration steps.

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

Creating add-on products with YaST

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By: ataschner

December 8, 2010 4:18 pm

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Are you one of many who have a collection of non-Novell packages that need to be installed a segment of the SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktops or Servers (SLED/SLES) in your network ?
Would you like to snap this collection of packages into the installation workflow of SLED/SLES when using AutoYaST to simplify the deployment ?
Or publish them via an installation server (or CD/DVD) as a separate product ?
Then read on…

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

How to integrate custom scripts into the YaST installation workflow and dialogs

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By: ataschner

September 9, 2009 3:15 pm

Reads: 501

Are you one of those, who run custom scripts during or after an AutoYaST installation? Maybe you have been dreaming of getting this integrated into the YaST installation workflow and visible in the installation dialog? This article outlines the steps required to have custom scripts snap nicely into the installation framework including progress bar, messages about the individual steps being performed, logging and help text – just like many of the other installation dialogs.

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

YaST – Manual Migration From OpenLDAP to eDirectory on SLES



By: palaniappan1

August 7, 2009 11:44 am

Reads: 289

This AppNote provides information on how to migrate YaST from OpenLDAP to eDirectory manually on SLES, making sure that LDAP based applications do not break. SLES offers eDirectory to be used as an alternate to OpenLDAP. But applications already using LDAP on SLES would break unless there is a provision to migrate the existing data from OpenLDAP to eDirectory.

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

Error: rpmdbNextIterator

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By: dgiles

June 12, 2009 11:44 am

Reads: 263

Seeing error: rpmdbNextIterator when trying to do something in YaST? Here’s a tip that should help.

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

SLE10: Create a YaST Installation Source for Auto Installation

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By: cseader

September 14, 2007 4:19 pm

Reads: 337

Cameron Seader shows you how to create a YaST installation source that can be used during an Auto installation or a Network installation.

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

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