news.opensuse.org: Taking a step back is more preferable than delivering something that is not ready yet. For that reason yesterday afternoon Greg K.H. announced to the openSUSE-factory mailing list that systemd is being removed from Tumbleweed so that users won’t have a problem with it.
h-online.com: At the openSUSE Conference, we talked to the makers of openSUSE about the new developments for SUSE and for the community distribution.
h-online.com: On 21 July, Linux kernel 3.0 was released by Linus Torvalds, bringing some new features. This tutorial explains how to install this kernel on your stable openSUSE 11.4 installation, replacing your current 2.6.37 kernel.
- openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 191 is out
- Join the Drone On! contest
- OpenSUSE 12.1 Milestone 5 Comes with Experimental GNOME 3.1.5
- OpenSUSE 12.1 drops Sun/Oracle Java
phoronix.com: Matthias Hopf, a SUSE developer working on the X11 stack for the past seven years and one of the original xf86-video-radeonhd driver developers, has left the company.
opensuse.org: openSUSE 12.1′s next milestone 5 is now ready for download. There’s a lot of interesting updates to the 12.1 release and some cool new technologies including GNOME 3 and SystemD.
sltrib.com: A federal appeals court has upheld a jury verdict and a lower court ruling in a trial that found Novell Inc. — not The SCO Group — owned the copyrights to the Unix computer software operating system before 1995.
datamation.com: In November of 2006, Microsoft entered into a patent covenant and interoperability deal with Novell. In 2011, Microsoft has renewed and extended that deal to SUSE Linux, which was spun off from Novell as part of Attachmate's $2.2 billion acquisition of the company.
serverwatch.com: 2011 has been a big year for SUSE Linux. Novell, which had been the parent of SUSE, was acquired by Attachmate $2.2 billion dollar deal, and SUSE was spun out as a separate business unit.
blogs.the451group: In writing recently about the continuation (451 subscribers) of the Microsoft-SUSE Windows-Linux interoperability and patent agreement, it occurred to me that in a sense, Microsoft is the broadest supporter of Linux in the industry.
news.opensuse.org: With our conference, osc11, fast approaching the excitement is building all over the project.
news.opensuse.org: Almost 2 years ago, at the first openSUSE conference, a discussion started about Strategy. A few months ago a final document was ready and on July 14th 2011, the strategy voting ended.
linuxinsider.com (blog safari): Well July has come and gone for another year here in the Linux blogosphere, and not a moment too soon. It was a Microsoft-filled month, and that trend continued right up until the very end.
fossforce.com: Now that Microsoft and SUSE have announced they plan to continue sleeping together, I wonder if the folks at Techrights are rethinking their plans to pull the plug on Boycott Novell?
linuxforu.com: Here is a record of my initial explorations and findings about the recently released OpenSUSE rolling distribution repository, Tumbleweed, as experienced on a netbook.