January 16, 2006

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Hate Windows

One of the servers I am in charge of is running Windows 2000 SP4. I’ve been trying to run windows update and suprise, suprise (not) it doesnt work. Everytime I run the update it tells me its failed — with no error code. I surfed online and did everything I could find and then some. I’ve deleted folders, I uninstalled extra stuff, I deleted cache, cookies and that stuff. This is really getting on my nerves because it is an important server.

This isnt to say I havent had problems with other update system (like apt-get) but most of thoes are user error or some minor glitch which is easy to fix. Sigh — windows….