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Suse 9 question - update hangs

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I installed Suse 9 from FTP not so long ago.
Before it worked ok to download and install new security updates and other packages, but now when I run YOU to install new security updates it just hangs with the message "retrieving information about new packages". It can hang like this for hours. (I click on the red exclamation point near the clock and then click "start online update" to start the update).

Is there a log file I can check to find out why it hangs?
How do I kill it, what is the process name reported by ps -A ?
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