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OpenSUSE 12.2 Released With New Features

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Published on 05 September 2012 12:40 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in SUSE
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As expected, openSUSE 12.2 was released today as the latest major community distribution release out of the SUSE camp.

openSUSE 12.2 features the GRUB2 boot-loader, the Plymouth boot splash screen, updates to systemd, performance improvements, KDE SC 4.8, polishing throughout the Linux desktop, improvements to the Btrfs file-system support, and much more.

More details on today's 12.2 release are available from news.opensuse.org.

Prost! There's no word at this time whether there will be a new release of openSUSE Old Toad Beer for celebrating this new release. ;)

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