Installing OES patch bundles requires too much hard disk space

  • 3618004
  • 30-Aug-2007
  • 30-Apr-2012


Novell ZENworks 7.2 Linux Management - ZLM7.2


YOU cache directory contains more files than are necessary: completed patch bundles are not cleaned out of this directory.


To obtain access to a hot patch with the fix for this problem, follow the instructions in KB 3469853 "Updates to Novell ZENworks 7.2 Linux Management" which can be found at

To manually clean the cache, you can use the RUG command yc
you-clean-cache (yc) [options]

Cleans the YOU cache directory, /var/lib/YaST2/mnt on SLES 9, Novell Linux Desktop, and OES