Including latest patches on first SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 installation stage
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the installation medium.
Without this update package your system cannot boot into the second
This makes sure that you directly install the latest update packages, instead
of older ones from the installation medium.
local update mirror that doesn't require identification.
You can do that for example by setting up a SLES11 machine that uses SMT to for
local update mirroring.
For details, please refer to the SMT documentation at:
There might be some environments where you cannot use SMT or where you cannot
use a SLES11 as local update server.
In this case, it is also possible to create a custom update repository that
contains only the packages to finish the installation.
This can be done by using the scripts from the package inst-source-utils.
A detailed description of the scripts and a usage example is available at:
After installing the update server, you need to configure it as addon medium
during the installation.
This can be done by klicking the checkbox: "Include addon medium" in the
Installation Mode window:
In the following Add-On Product Media dialog window, specify the URL to the
update server, e.g.:
You need to replace $UPDATESERVER with the ip address of your update server.
You can also specify it as addon medium in your autoyast installation, e.g.:
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- Document ID:7005169
- Creation Date:19-JAN-10
- Modified Date:27-MAY-14
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