Linked by David Adams on Thu 22nd May 2008 16:13 UTC, submitted by stonyandcher
Windows A lot of Windows XP users experienced SP3 aches and pains. This tutorial on PC World has some timely tips on what to do when SP3 installation doesn't go well.
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by helf on Fri 23rd May 2008 13:25 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: None yet"
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we've had several issues with it. The dreaded endless reboot, among other things.

Didn't SP2 have the same issue when it first came out?

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by melkor on Sun 25th May 2008 06:05 in reply to "RE[3]: None yet"
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SP2 pre release had lots of issues, I think the final release was pretty stable from memory.

I wasn't going to spend hours fart a$$ing around to try and resolve something that just shouldn't have happened. Linux updates all the time, and it rarely screws up systems like this!!!


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by helf on Mon 26th May 2008 03:36 in reply to "RE[4]: None yet"
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yeah, I've only had an update hose things in a linux distro once. But it was spectacular ;)

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