SLE11: Running zypper se remotely produces wrong output
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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
ssh root@system zypper se
is being executed its output produces at lot of wrong data. Redirecting it to a file makes the file grow within seconds to several hundred MB where executed on the local file system the command finish quickly and output redirected to a file is only a few hundred KB.
Instead of just running 'zypper se' to determine which packages and patches are installed one may use
zypper se -i -t patch
zypper se -i -t package
Customers facing this issue should contact SUSE Technical Services to request a PTF until the maintenance patch got released.
Once the patch is installed, the command
zypper se -i -t package -t patch
is also possible.
- Document ID:7004425
- Creation Date: 10-Sep-2009
- Modified Date:24-Mar-2021
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
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