[packman] SLE-11-SP3 Repositories

Malcolm malcolmlewis at cableone.net
Tue Jul 23 14:37:39 CEST 2013

On Tue 23 Jul 2013 10:48:25 AM CDT, Cristian Morales Vega wrote:

>On 23 July 2013 07:20, Alexey Svistunov
><svalx at svalx.net> wrote:
>> 22.07.2013 18:17, Cristian Morales Vega wrote:
>>> Why?
>>> SP2 packages must work with SP3. Unless there is a package that
>>> can't build in SP2 I don't see the point in having a specific SP3
>>> repo.
>> Every SLE SP bring some new features, like kernel 3.0 into SP2 and
>> OpenJDK 7 into SP3. This updates important  for specific packages,
>> not for all, for example KMP or new java applications.
>That was my question, if there is any package that will benefit from
>it. But the KMP is a good point since apparently "broadcom-wl" is
>still useful?
>I would like to have it disabled by default, and to only enable it for
>the packages that need it.
If your using secure boot with SLE 11 SP3, KMP's need to be signed,
currently struck this with this system and the ATI driver. Even
creating my own key and enrolling didn't work :(

I use the broadcom-wl, but those are not booting in secure mode and
just rebuilt from the src rpm locally.

Cheers Malcolm °¿° (Linux Counter #276890)
openSUSE 12.3 (x86_64) Kernel 3.7.10-1.16-desktop
up 9:11, 3 users, load average: 0.33, 0.24, 0.23
CPU AMD E2-1800 at 1.70GHz | GPU Radeon HD 7340

More information about the Packman mailing list