Linked by Eugenia Loli on Sat 14th Sep 2002 22:44 UTC
SuSE, openSUSE From SuSE Linux 8.1 on, YaST2 comes with a new, powerful package manager. It supersedes the classic YaST2 single package selection and integrates the YaST Online Update (YOU) and post-installation add-on selection at the same time. It lays the foundation for supporting multiple installation sources like a traditional set of SuSE CDs, add-on product CDs, patch CDs, FTP servers or even local directories - all of which may contain software packages to install. Specially optimized versions were implemented for both graphical user interface (the YaST2 Qt UI) or text interface (the YaST2 NCurses UI), providing each type of user with the tool that best fits his needs. Read more for the commentary.
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Then go windows
by joerg rossd. on Sun 15th Sep 2002 09:02 UTC

... it should get updates automatically?
... it should not irritate the user with to many informations?
... it just confuses the user you can search for libs?

Gaaahh... thats why I dropped windows and try to avoid OS X, because _I_ want to control my OS.

The author of this article better should use windows or Mac OS, where he'll find all this features we don't want.