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Yast too slow for you? Then be smart and use “Smart”!

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Although Yast is a good tool, I experience it’s package management to be a bit slow for everyday “Oh my god I have to try out lots of new stuff!”-kinds of situations.

So how can I install my packages faster?

Use “Smart”!

more here

And for more information on Smart..., you know, how to get it, configure it, and use it, see this SUSE Wiki link.

re: Smart wiki

thanks for that link/info. I was a bit disappointed that post was so thin, but weekends are soo slow.

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