I've been running 11.1 since the release just before christmas. I have
received a number of updates through kupdateapplet since then but now
the applet goes gray and says "Unable to check wether updates are
available". I found a bug report on the Updater Applet, it reports this
error if you haven't configured an update repo. I originally performed a
network install, an update repo was configured then and it has worked
before. To be on the safe side I ran "Online Update Configuration"
through Yast and got the same update repo added again. I removed the
copy so that I have only one update repo ('Index of /update/11.1'
(http://download.opensuse.org/update/11.1/)) configured. Is there a log
somewhere for the Updater Applet that can give some more info on the

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