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OpenSUSE "Factory" up to now has referred to the development version of the openSUSE Linux distribution while being announced by SUSE today is that it's also going to serve as an independent distribution under a rolling-release development model.
29 July 2014 - Factory - 18 Comments
The openSUSE Board announced this morning that Vincent Untz has stepped down as the openSUSE Board Chairman.
17 July 2014 - Personal Matters - 1 Comment
Running the past few days in Croatia was the annual openSUSE Conference.
29 April 2014 - osc14 - 1 Comment
Kicking off today in the Croatian city of Dubrovnik is the openSUSE Conference 2014.
25 April 2014 - oSC - 1 Comment
Version 2.5 of openSUSE's Open Build Service is now available.
31 March 2014 - Open Build Service 2.5
Nearly two months ago SUSE announced a new way of live-patching the Linux kernel for reducing system downtime in cases of minor kernel changes or security fixes to avoid rebooting the system. This alternative to Ksplice is now publicly available, including the open kernel bits.
27 March 2014 - kGraft - 4 Comments
While openSUSE 13.2 will not be released until November, we now have an idea for some of the changes and new features being planned by the openSUSE developers.
19 March 2014 - Features - 19 Comments
Version 3 of SUSE Cloud has been released as the enterprise-focused OpenStack distribution for building out IaaS private clouds.
20 February 2014 - SUSE Cloud
SUSE has announced they have developed a new way of live-patching a running kernel to avoid having to reboot the system when upgrading to the latest kernel version. There's been Ksplice as the leading means of live-upgrading a kernel but SUSE hopes their kGraft solution will be the superior mainline solution.
3 February 2014 - kGraft - 3 Comments
It's not only Fedora that's seeing lots of fundamental changes in the Linux distribution, but openSUSE is going through a period of transition as well.
31 January 2014 - openSUSE 13.2 - 21 Comments
OpenSUSE 13.1 was officially born this morning. This latest release has more than six thousand packages and is available for five CPU architectures.
19 November 2013 - openSUSE 13.1 Release - 11 Comments
The second and final release candidate to the upcoming openSUSE 13.1 Linux distribution release is now available for last minute testing.
31 October 2013 - openSUSE 13.1 RC2
While many assumed Fedora would be the first tier-one Linux distribution shipping with Btrfs by default, it looks like openSUSE may end up being the one. OpenSUSE has been looking at switching to Btrfs for their next release (post-13.1) and already in its current state feel Btrfs is safe for users -- nearly one year after SUSE Enterprise felt Btrfs is production-ready.
17 October 2013 - SUSE Btrfs - 18 Comments
The first release candidate of openSUSE 13.1, which is due for release as stable in November, is now available. With openSUSE 13.1, using the Btrfs file-system should be considered a safe option.
11 October 2013 - openSUSE 13.1 RC1 - 8 Comments
With today's release of openSUSE 13.1 Beta has come some more interesting news about the future of the German-founded Linux distribution: they're hoping to switch to the next-generation Btrfs Linux file-system as their future default file-system.
19 September 2013 - OpenSUSE - 53 Comments
The first beta release of openSUSE 13.1 is now available and making the cut before the feature freeze was the Linux 3.11 kernel and Mesa 9.2.0.
19 September 2013 - openSUSE 13.1 - 3 Comments
The fourth and final development milestone of openSUSE 13.1 is now available. This development release ahead of the official openSUSE 13.1 debut in November is the first to integrate the new version of SUSE's YaST that is written in Ruby.
12 August 2013 - Milestone 4 - 5 Comments
In addition to Debian 7.1, another new Linux distribution release this weekend is openSUSE 13.1 Milestone 2. The openSUSE 13.1 M2 release contains many package updates and other changes over its predecessor.
16 June 2013 - openSUSE 13.1 - 3 Comments
YaST, the SUSE-developed administration and control utility that's original to the German-based Linux distribution, is being rewritten in Ruby for the upcoming openSUSE 13.1 release.
6 June 2013 - YaST - 18 Comments
The openSUSE development community has announced the immediate release of the first milestone release of openSUSE 13.1. This is the distribution's first development release ahead of their plans to ship 13.1 final in November.
17 May 2013 - openSUSE 13.1 - 1 Comment
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