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openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 204 is out

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openSUSE 12.1 KDE3 LiveCD

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  • openSUSE 12.1 KDE3 LiveCD
  • openSUSE 11.3 Will Die on January 16th, 2012
  • My openSUSE 12 Journal - 4: Minor Frustrations

openSUSE 12.1 KDE Live CD

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As KDE3 is again part of the official openSUSE 12.1 repositories, Marcus Moeller took the chance and created an installable livecd. Besides a preconfigured KDE3 desktop, it contains additional software like Mozilla Firefox, Thunderbird and LibreOffice. YaST2 is available for administrative tasks like system configuration or software management.

http://lizards.opensuse.org/2011/12/02/opensuse-12-1-kde3-livecd/

The Perfect Server - OpenSUSE 12.1 x86_64 With Nginx [ISPConfig 3]

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This tutorial shows how to prepare an OpenSUSE 12.1 64bit (x86_64) server with nginx for the installation of ISPConfig 3, and how to install ISPConfig 3. Since version 3.0.4, ISPConfig comes with full support for the nginx web server in addition to Apache, and this tutorial covers the setup of a server that uses nginx instead of Apache. ISPConfig 3 is a webhosting control panel that allows you to configure the following services through a web browser: nginx and Apache web server, Postfix mail server, MySQL, Dovecot POP3/IMAP, BIND or MyDNS nameserver, PureFTPd, SpamAssassin, ClamAV, and many more.

openSUSE 12.1 32-bit review - Even worse

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dedoimedo.com: A few days ago, I posted my rather negative review of openSUSE 12.1 64-bit, regrettably installed on my high-end desktop. Today, I will give openSUSE a second change and retest on my T60p laptop.

openSUSE 12.1 (GNOME) Review

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duskfire.wordpress: The last time I used openSUSE was about 2 years ago (edition 11.2) and I wasn’t impressed enough to keep using it. But J.A. Watson of ZDNet.co.uk told me this new edition is much improved, so I decided to check it out.

Impressions of openSUSE 12.1

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  • Impressions of 12.1
  • Installing openSUSE 12.1
  • A Review of GNOME 3 and OpenSUSE 12.1
  • Review: openSUSE 12.1 GNOME + KDE

openSUSE 12.1 KDE Review

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desktoplinuxreviews.com: openSUSE is one of the most popular desktop distros available. This time around it’s version 12.1 that has been released. If you aren’t familiar with openSUSE then you should know that it comes in KDE, GNOME, Xfce and LXDE versions. For this review I’ve picked KDE.

The Perfect Desktop - OpenSUSE 12.1 (GNOME)

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This tutorial shows how you can set up an OpenSUSE 12.1 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.

[Quick view:] btrfs & snapper

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suseserver.de: The real great feature in openSUSE 12.1 for me (as I am a server administrator) is btrfs & snapper. After installing the new server environment i guess its time to talk about this feature a bit in detail.

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