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SUSE Loses Another Former RadeonHD Developer

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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 12.1 milestone 5 ready

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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.

Court rules against Utah’s SCO over Unix copyrights

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Legal

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.

Has Microsoft's Patent Deal with Novell Hurt Red Hat?

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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.

openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 189 is out

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'We Don't Get the Credit We Deserve'

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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.

Microsoft, world’s broadest supporter of Linux

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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.

The openSUSE Conference Program and Keynote Speakers

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news.opensuse.org: With our conference, osc11, fast approaching the excitement is building all over the project.

openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 188 is out

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openSUSE Strategy DONE!

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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.

openSUSE Weekly News 187 is out

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The Slim Possibility That Microsoft's SUSE Deal Could Be Good for Linux

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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.

openSUSE Weekly News 186 is out

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SUSE & Patent FUD: Who Do We Boycott Now?

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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?

The OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Rolling Distribution Goes Mainstream

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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.

Microsoft and SUSE extend Microsoft's controversial Novell Linux pact

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zdnet.com: Microsoft and SUSE announced they are extending the 2006 Microsoft-Novell Linux patent-protection agreement, and that Microsoft is buying $100 million worth of SUSE Linux Enterprise certificates for its customers.

Migrating to GNU/Linux in the Good Old Days

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mrpogson.com: I read an article from about the time I migrated to GNU/Linux. I used Caldera. The other guy used Suse.

openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 185 is out

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openSUSE releases milestone 3

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news.opensuse.org: Just a few days ago the third of six milestones on the road to openSUSE 12.1 has been made available for testing before it goes to final release November 11th, 2011.

People of openSUSE: Mihnea Dobrescu-Balaur

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opensuse.org: A few years ago, when I was trying various distributions. I haven’t used only openSUSE since, but it is one of my favourite distros because I feel it is somehow more polished than other distros around.

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