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New developments in Novell patent case

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  • New developments in Novell patent case
  • OSI Board reponds to FCO Questionaire concerning CPTN Transaction
  • Analysis of new Novell patent deal structure according to OSI statement

Future openSUSE Versioning Decided

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ostatic.com: Andreas Jaeger, openSUSE Program Manager at Novell, has announced the results of the future versioning polls.

Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On OpenSUSE 11.4 (LAMP)

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LAMP is short for Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP. This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on an OpenSUSE 11.4 server with PHP5 support (mod_php) and MySQL support.

The Perfect Desktop - OpenSUSE 11.4 (GNOME)

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This tutorial shows how you can set up an OpenSUSE 11.4 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.

openSUSE Edu Li-f-e 11.4 out now

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opensuse.org: The openSUSE Education team is proud to present openSUSE-Edu Li-f-e (Linux for Education) based on openSUSE 11.4. The image is a “hybrid” iso image which can be used to burn a Live DVD or to create a Live USB stick.

Review – openSUSE 11.4 and the much improved XFCE 4.8

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opensuse.org (Jos Poortvliet): Just a few months ago, the XFCE project announced XFCE 4.8, the result of over 2 years of hard work. This desktop, one of the four official desktops of openSUSE 11.4, brings many new features.

The Perfect Server - OpenSUSE 11.4 x86_64 [ISPConfig 2]

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This is a detailed description about how to set up an OpenSUSE 11.4 server (x86_64) that offers all services needed by ISPs and hosters: Apache web server (SSL-capable), Postfix mail server with SMTP-AUTH and TLS, BIND DNS server, Proftpd FTP server, MySQL server, Dovecot POP3/IMAP, Quota, Firewall, etc. In the end you should have a system that works reliably, and if you like you can install the free webhosting control panel ISPConfig 2 (i.e., ISPConfig runs on it out of the box).

Full Circle, openSUSE Weekly out

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  • Full Circle #47 – out NOW!
  • openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 168 is out!

Mingle with openSUSE-ites on connect

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linuxjournal.com: Henne Vogelsang introduced the new service a few days ago. Connect with other openSUSE users, developers, and groups. You can make friends, find out the latest news, and get involved.

OpenSUSE 11.4: A blast from Linux past

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itworld.com: I've liked openSUSE since before it was named openSUSE and went by the unlikely name S.u.S.E Linux 4.2 back in 1996. It's come a long, long way since then. Today, this Novell-supported community Linux distribution makes both a strong, server and desktop. For all that, though I've found in this go-around some fit and polish issues.

Will new openSUSE with KDE 4.6 bring distro back from obscurity?

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techrepublic.com: The openSUSE distribution nearly faded away into obscurity. But 11.4 brings this distribution back to serious relevancy. See what Jack Wallen thinks about the latest from the openSUSE developers.

openSUSE users vent frustration with 11.4 mess

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linuxtweaking.blogspot: If you have been monitoring the openSUSE forums, 11.4 has caused a high number of problems compared to previous releases. News posted by openSUSE suggest more people downloaded openSUSE 11.4 compared to 11.3, so perhaps we could conclude the higher number of reported problems are a consequence of that.

openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 167 is out

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How To Upgrade OpenSUSE 11.3 To 11.4 (Desktop & Server)

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This guide shows how you can upgrade your OpenSUSE 11.3 desktop and server installations to OpenSUSE 11.4.

New OpenSuse 11.4 still tops

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mybroadband.co.za: The OpenSuse developers have issued a new release and version 11.4 of the Linux operating system is as good as ever.

openSUSE 11.4 review – KDE 4.6 and Tumbleweed shine

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linuxuser.co.uk: Do you want to run the newest software like KDE 4.6 and LibreOffice 3.3? OpenSUSE 11.4 has it all on offer, and if you’re really impatient there’s even a rolling updates repository in the form of Tumbleweed. Koen Vervloesem investigates…

The Perfect Server - OpenSUSE 11.4 x86_64 [ISPConfig 3]

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This is a detailed description about how to set up an OpenSUSE 11.4 64bit (x86_64) server that offers all services needed by ISPs and hosters: Apache web server (SSL-capable) with PHP, CGI and SSI support, Postfix mail server with SMTP-AUTH, TLS and virtual mail users, BIND DNS server, Pureftpd FTP server, MySQL server, Dovecot POP3/IMAP, Quota, Firewall, etc.

First Survey on openSUSE Version naming is open now

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lizards.opensuse.org: Following my last blog post on “how to name the distribution release“, I’ve opened up a public survey and look forward to your votes. There is also a good discussion going on on the opensuse-project mailing list.

Vincent Untz: I Wonder Why We Have All Our Distributions Around

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muktware.com: The GNU/Linux landscape is changing dramatically. 2011 is a very important year for Gnome and GNU/Linux. Gnome is the default desktop environment used by major distros and it is going through a major transition with version 3. At the same time openSuse community is driving many ambitious initiatives such as the AppStream project. We talked to Vincent Untz, an openSUSE Booster, and the GNOME release manager to understand what's going on with these projects.

OpenSUSE 11.4 Review

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cristalinux.blogspot: Released just a few days ago, the latest incarnation of OpenSUSE is now with us. OpenSUSE 11.4 is a strong release, at least theoretically, but how does it really do? Step in and find for yourself.

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