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OpenSUSE 12.1 vs Fedora 16

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  • Comparison OpenSUSE 12.1 vs Fedora 16
  • openSUSE 12.1 – Great Release
  • openSUSE 12.1 Reveiew

openSUSE Weekly News 207 is out

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Phasing Out SysVInit In openSUSE Raises Concerns

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phoronix.com: OpenSUSE 12.1 introduced support for systemd but it didn't defenestrate SysVinit as there are still some dependencies on this older init system.

OpenSUSE 12.1 Proffers Polish and Performance

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serverwatch.com: It should come as no surprise that the 12.1 release of OpenSUSE delivers a polished, high-performing operating system fit for just about any task. This version includes many cutting-edge open source projects.

Hung jury in Novell v. Microsoft lawsuit

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Legal
  • Hung jury in Novell v. Microsoft lawsuit
  • Novell-Microsoft WordPerfect Lawsuit Ends In Mistrial
  • Microsoft, Novell Negotiating WordPerfect Settlement?

openSUSE Board Election 2011 results

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  • openSUSE Board Election 2011 results
  • openSUSE Weekly News Issue 206 is out

openSUSE 12.2 wallpaper

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  • openSUSE 12.2 wallpaper submission
  • Another Wallpaper Idea

What's in Store for SUSE in 2012

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readwriteweb.com: It's been a long, strange trip for SUSE. What started in 1992 as a small German company with a derivative of Slackware Linux became a mighty Linux distribution in its own right. Money problems led to a sale to Novell in 2003, which had its own share of troubles.

SUSE: Global Linux jobs on the rise

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itworld.com: Even as the Linux Foundation reports on Linux jobs in the U.S., the global picture seems to be even more encouraging.

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Microsoft 'loves' Linux? Then stop attacking open source

According to Satya Nadella, Microsoft loves Linux. He said as much, complete with pictures -- and his team backs him up. In itself, it's a remarkable statement. Nadella's predecessor, Steve Ballmer, described open source in the darkest terms, characterizing it (with the GNU GPL) as a commercial cancer and never retracting the slur. In many ways, that dark prophecy has come true for Microsoft, which has seen its rent-seeking business model steadily eroded by open source. Though it still has a cash cow to milk, Microsoft's monopolies no longer frighten anyone. Read more

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Quick Look: Puppy Linux 6.0

Puppy Linux 6.0 is a lightweight Linux distribution that can easily be run off a USB stick, SD card or live disc. This version has been dubbed “Tahrpup” by the Puppy Linux developers, and it is based on Ubuntu 14.04. It also uses Linux kernel 3.14.20. If you’ve never used Puppy Linux before you might want to check out Wikipedia’s excellent overview of it. It will give you useful background information and let you know what you can expect from Puppy before trying it. You can also check out the official Puppy Linux 6.0 announcement thread in the Puppy Linux forum. Read more