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Has the Novell Deal Hampered openSUSE?

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linuxjournal.com: Whether it was the uncertainty of openSUSE's future or in spite of it, there seems to have been a fire lit under openSUSE lately. On several fronts, the often controversial project has kicked into high gear.

openSUSE makes a splash at Latinoware

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  • openSUSE makes a splash at Latinoware
  • A new aeon, a new team of ambassadors!
  • Indicator ME has landed!
  • Updating openSUSE Manuals for openSUSE 11.4
  • My views on openSUSE LTS
  • About Those 882 Novell Patents: This is Where OIN Comes In

Opensuse 11.4 (M4) Screenshots tour

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unixmen.com: OpenSUSE project released the fourth of six milestones in the development of openSUSE 11.4. Milestone 4 (M4) brings a wide range of updates, both major and minor. Kernel 2.6.37rc3 is the basis of M4, including the famous “200 line” per tty task groups patch to improve desktop interactivity, and featuring the removal of the so-called ‘Big Kernel Lock’ that will improve scalability.

openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 152

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The End of Novell

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  • The End of Novell
  • Novell Reports Financial Results Year 2010
  • Novell muddles through fiscal Q4

openSUSE Announces Fourth Development Milestone

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news.opensuse.org: On Monday, the openSUSE project released the fourth of six milestones in the development of openSUSE 11.4. Milestone 4 (M4) brings a wide range of updates, both major and minor.

Who Else Bid to Buy Novell?

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thevarguy.com: When Attachmate disclosed plans to buy Novell in November, The VAR Guy had plenty of questions: Did any other companies bid on Novell? Will Novell Channel Chief John Dragoon (pictured) join Attachmate? What will become of Novell’s relationship with VMware? Here’s the update.

The openSUSE and Ubuntu Rollercoasters

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linuxjournal.com: The Linux World is rarely dull, but last week was an emotional roller coaster for users of openSUSE and Ubuntu. First Novell was sold to Microsoft and Attachmate with no mention of the fate of openSUSE. Then Ubuntu founder Shuttleworth told reporters that Ubuntu may switch from the six-month release cycle to daily updates.

openSUSE to Offer a Rolling Release

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ostatic.com: Although news of Ubuntu's switch to rolling release was denied, it seems another distribution thinks it just may be a good idea.

The (open)Fate of openSUSE

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ostatic.com: Now that it is believed that openSUSE will survive the latest complicated Novell dealings, developers and users are moving ahead to improve the next releases. Version 11.4 is due March 10, 2011 and openFATE is playing a significant role.

Announcing openSUSE factory-tested

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  • Announcing factory-tested
  • What We Do (and Don’t) Know about the Novell Patent Sale
  • What's new about the Novell deal?
  • 882 Patents?
  • The Novell deal is done: Let the patent scandals begin

It’s Not Easy Being Green

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linux-mag.com: Attachmate buying Novell came as a bit of a surprise to industry watchers, but now that the deal is inked (but not closed) what does it mean for SUSE, openSUSE, and the rest of the Linux industry?

openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 151 is out

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Microsoft and Attachmate were not Novell's destiny

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theregister.co.uk: Novell, a collection of mostly legacy software businesses, has announced that it will be devoured by another collection of legacy software businesses, Attachmate.

openSUSE Needs to Rebel

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anditosan.blogspot: Over the course of a few years, and after openSUSE was launched, the relationship of openSUSE internally has been one of constant rediscovery and also lethargy. openSUSE heaveily relies on the power of the community and their votes on certain issues, features, etc. Simply put, openSUSE is democratic.

Who owns what in the Novell deal

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  • Who owns what in the Novell deal
  • Novell Saying Little About Post-Attachmate ZENworks Plans
  • Understanding the Novell Deal (and when we'll learn more)

Novell to retain UNIX copyrights

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h-online.com: Novell has announced that it will be retaining the copyrights to the UNIX operating system. In the wake of the acquisition of Novell by Attachmate, which included a sale of intellectual property to CPTN, a Microsoft led consortium.

Goodbye, Novell

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  • Goodbye, Novell
  • Novell CEO: 'Business as usual' after Attachmate merger deal
  • Microsoft May Get WordPerfect Patents From Novell
  • Attachmate: Novell's openSUSE project is safe
  • News signing key in openSUSE:11.3:Contrib
  • updated permissions handling in 11.4

What next for Novell?

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  • What next for Novell?
  • Who really bought Novell? Microsoft.
  • Be careful what you ask for
  • What does it mean?

Novell, Attachmate and openSUSE

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  • Novell, Attachmate and openSUSE
  • Novell acquisition doesn't signal victory for Microsoft over Linux
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