Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Desktop yast colour coding?

  1. #1

    Default Desktop yast colour coding?

    YAST sometime highlights various installed files' version numbers. Can anyone tell me what the various colours signify.
    Leap 42.2 KDE 5.26
    3.6gig Xeon, 64bit SATA Raid home - Linux Raid 1
    All software on a flash drive, SATA swap & Temp files,

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    The English Lake District. UK - GMT/BST
    Blog Entries

    Default Re: Desktop yast colour coding?

    If you mean Red and Blue

    Red: Can mean a package that is no longer available (it could have been removed or the repository that supplied it has been removed and no other repo in your list supplies it)
    Red: Could also be a package that is a roll back as opposed to 'Update'

    Blue: Is a package that can be Updated
    My Articles Was I any help? If yes: Click the star below

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Austin - Texas
    Blog Entries

    Smile Re: Desktop yast colour coding?

    blue = a new upgrade for that package is available from the active repository used to install the present version. Not being blue does not mean a newer version might not exist from a different added repository.
    red = the package installed is newer than whats available from the active repository or it can not be found from the orginal repository it was installed from.

    Go to the versions tab for more information about any other versions and options you might have.

    Thank You,
    My Blog:

    Software efficiency halves every 18 months, thus compensating for Moore's Law

    Its James again from Austin, Texas

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts