I was getting the error. Now, if I click on the update icon. It comes up with a blank update page, instead of saying no updates available. I tried this too FYI.

> sudo zypper refresh
root's password:
Repository 'openSUSE-11.0-Non-Oss' is up to date.
Repository 'openSUSE-11.0-Oss' is up to date.
Repository 'Updates for 11.0' is up to date.
All repositories have been refreshed.


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