Live upgrade to openSUSE 12.3, finally.

Seeing that there are only two more weeks until openSUSE 12.2 reaches end of life, I’m doing my usual upgrade with zypper. If you are about to say “didn’t you do that already some months ago“, that was a virtual machine…now it’s my “production” system. Let’s hope all goes as well as it did on the VM. So far all Continue reading Live upgrade to openSUSE 12.3, finally.

A short sum-up about openSUSE 12.2

I’ve done it, and upgraded my wife’s and my own laptop to openSUSE 12.2 with zypper, following the same procedure as mentioned before. My experiences so far: [ad name=”new in-post ad”] My wife had trouble with pulseaudio / phonon playing correctly through HDMI to the built-in speakers on her monitor. I had to actually delete all user settings for phonon, Continue reading A short sum-up about openSUSE 12.2

I’m being scary again… zypper upgrading 12.1 to 12.2

I’m doing it again. Upgrading a live system with zypper, this time the step is 12.1->12.2. The procedure has been described here and here; let’s see what happens. Update: Everything worked fine, with the small exception that the ssh daemon config needed one small tweak to get nxserver to work again. Hint: nxserver uses authorized_keys2, suse uses authorized_keys as the Continue reading I’m being scary again… zypper upgrading 12.1 to 12.2