SUSE Manager is a server solution for providing updates, patches, and security fixes for SUSE Linux Enterprise clients.
For those that are involved in that process, you’ve probably seen a display like this too many times: New Windows 7 SP1 convenience rollup makes image creation much faster We’re happy to announce today that we’re making available a new convenience rollup for Windows 7 SP1 that will help.
This convenience rollup package, available to download from
q=3125574, contains all the security and non-security fixes released since the release of Windows 7 SP1 that are suitable for general distribution, up through April 2016.
) or update via the Service Pack installation media.
Furthermore, updates can be performed via servers hosting Subscription Management Tool or SUSE Manager.
An Online Migration is supported by the following tools: Make sure the currently installed version has the latest patches installed.
Run an Online Update prior to the Online Migration.
When using a graphical interface, start the Ya ST Online Update or the updater applet. Either burn it to a DVD or prepare a network installation source as described in Section 11.2, Setting Up the Server Holding the Installation Sources.
On the command line, run the following commands (the last command needs to be run twice): As an alternative to the Online Migration (see Section 4.5.1, Online Migration for details) you may also update your system by booting from an installation source—either a DVD or a network installation source. As an alternative to downloading the updates for each single client system from the Novell update server, it is possible to use the Subscription Management Tool (SMT) for SUSE Linux Enterprise to mirror the updates to a local server.
This tool acts as Novell Customer Center proxy both for client registrations and as software update repository.
The SMT documentation at gives an overview of its features as well as instructions on how to implement it.