itwire.com: Unity has proved to be the opposite of its name, sharply dividing the Ubuntu user community, many of whom appear to have started looking for alternatives. If one looks at a couple of recent releases, there appear to be two distinct approaches.
ubuntumanual.org: OpenSUSE Linux 12.1 is up for grabs, but is it worth it? Where does OpenSUSE stand when compared to other Linux Distros? Does the latest version have what it takes to attract the spotlight?
temporaryland.wordpress: When I read about some of the features in OpenSuse 12.1, I couldn’t resist giving it a try. I decided to use the Live KDE version.
- openSUSE 12.1 KDE3 LiveCD
- openSUSE 11.3 Will Die on January 16th, 2012
- My openSUSE 12 Journal - 4: Minor Frustrations
As KDE3 is again part of the official openSUSE 12.1 repositories, Marcus Moeller took the chance and created an installable livecd. Besides a preconfigured KDE3 desktop, it contains additional software like Mozilla Firefox, Thunderbird and LibreOffice. YaST2 is available for administrative tasks like system configuration or software management.
This tutorial shows how to prepare an OpenSUSE 12.1 64bit (x86_64) server with nginx for the installation of ISPConfig 3, and how to install ISPConfig 3. Since version 3.0.4, ISPConfig comes with full support for the nginx web server in addition to Apache, and this tutorial covers the setup of a server that uses nginx instead of Apache. ISPConfig 3 is a webhosting control panel that allows you to configure the following services through a web browser: nginx and Apache web server, Postfix mail server, MySQL, Dovecot POP3/IMAP, BIND or MyDNS nameserver, PureFTPd, SpamAssassin, ClamAV, and many more.
dedoimedo.com: A few days ago, I posted my rather negative review of openSUSE 12.1 64-bit, regrettably installed on my high-end desktop. Today, I will give openSUSE a second change and retest on my T60p laptop.
duskfire.wordpress: The last time I used openSUSE was about 2 years ago (edition 11.2) and I wasn’t impressed enough to keep using it. But J.A. Watson of ZDNet.co.uk told me this new edition is much improved, so I decided to check it out.
- Impressions of 12.1
- Installing openSUSE 12.1
- A Review of GNOME 3 and OpenSUSE 12.1
- Review: openSUSE 12.1 GNOME + KDE
desktoplinuxreviews.com: openSUSE is one of the most popular desktop distros available. This time around it’s version 12.1 that has been released. If you aren’t familiar with openSUSE then you should know that it comes in KDE, GNOME, Xfce and LXDE versions. For this review I’ve picked KDE.
This tutorial shows how you can set up an OpenSUSE 12.1 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.
suseserver.de: The real great feature in openSUSE 12.1 for me (as I am a server administrator) is btrfs & snapper. After installing the new server environment i guess its time to talk about this feature a bit in detail.
linuxuser.co.uk: We were never really excited about openSUSE, but 12.1 is well positioned to change this: it adds some state-of-the-art technology to the highly polished desktop openSUSE is known for…
This is a detailed description about how to set up an OpenSUSE 12.1 64bit (x86_64) server that offers all services needed by ISPs and hosters: Apache web server (SSL-capable) with PHP, CGI and SSI support, Postfix mail server with SMTP-AUTH, TLS and virtual mail users, BIND DNS server, Pureftpd FTP server, MySQL server, Dovecot POP3/IMAP, Quota, Firewall, Mailman, etc. Since version 3.0.4, ISPConfig comes with full support for the nginx web server in addition to Apache; this tutorial covers the setup of a server that uses Apache, not nginx.
informationweek.com: Microsoft chairman expected to undergo cross-examination on charges that he conspired to kill WordPerfect and Quattro Pro, in case dating back to 2004.
- OpenSUSE 12.1 Benchmarks
- openSUSE 12.1 Boot Performance
- openSUSE 12.1 features explored
muktware.com: We have already played with Ubuntu 11.10, Fedora 16 and today openSUSE 12.1 arrived. I have been casually using openSUSE 12.1 (RC) for a while and am quite comfortable with it -- a compliment as its coming from a long-time Ubuntu user.