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During the Trial Period: How to put the SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Eval to the Test



By: coolguys-suse

June 27, 2016 9:50 am

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Score:5

Simon Flood provides helpful info that will make your SLES evaluation easier. This entry was one of the top three winners in our recent essay contest.

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How to put the SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Eval to the Test: Grand Prize Winning Essay



By: coolguys-suse

June 27, 2016 9:48 am

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Score:5

This essay won Paul Borowicz the top prize in our recent essay contest. It covers some ‘gotchas’, and will help you have a smoother experience evaluating SLES, It contains specific advice such as being careful of which configuration files you modify. It touches on some pretty common problems, such as possible conflicts when you both manually edit and use YaST to modify the configuration of a component.

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What I’d Wish I’d Known When I First Installed SUSE Linux Enterprise Server



By: coolguys-suse

June 27, 2016 9:45 am

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Score:4

Editor’s Note:  We recently held an essay contest to gather insights from the most experienced power users of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server in the world.  We wanted to know what they would tell people who were brand-new to SLES, and just in the process of evaluating it, to make their experience easier.  This entry was one of …

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SoftIron & openSUSE Help ARMv8 Developers Leap Ahead

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By: davidbyte

June 27, 2016 9:29 am

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Score:4.5

One of the biggest obstacles to adoption of a new hardware architecture is the build out of the software ecosystem.  In an effort to support the build out of this critical part of the ARMv8 world, SoftIron released a new platform at the openSUSE Conference last Friday aimed squarely at the development community.  The Overdrive …

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Eval Tips and Tricks



By: coolguys-suse

June 27, 2016 8:37 am

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Score:4.5

If you’re evaluating SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, check this out. This is a nice collection of tips that some of our power users think you should know when you first install it.  This is the kind of stuff you want to know BEFORE you install, not after.  These will save you time and keep you from learning things …

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Michael Miller talks about why he’s running for President……

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By: Jo Eames

June 27, 2016 7:45 am

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Score:1

So having already been made a President of Strategy, Alliances and Marketing, last year, it’s not surprising that Michael Miller is now setting his goal on something a little bit bigger! President of … SUSECON 2016…. Did you think I meant of the United States! Well Michael believes there’s great value in SUSECon 2016 so …

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Fun and Controversy – openSUSE Conference Day Four

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By: chabowski

June 25, 2016 6:01 pm

Reads:815

Score:5

Saturday, June 25. The openSUSE Conference party on Friday night was loooooooong. No surprise – the famous SUSE band had rocked the hall! But in consequence, this morning one very common question came up: would all the party monsters be back in time for the keynote?  Well – as openSUSE Conference is a super relaxed and …

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Categories: Chameleon, Enterprise Linux, Events, Expert Views, openSUSE, Technical Solutions

Azure – Control from the command line



By: James Mason

June 24, 2016 3:18 pm

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Score:4

Azurectl v2.0.7 has been released for SUSE Linux Enterprise via the Public Cloud module, and openSUSE via OBS. For azurectl 2.0, we focused on a few specific areas, based on lessons we’ve learned using azurectl 1.x: more robust configuration reorganized commands and more consistent arguments a more maintainable codebase more comprehensive VM lifecycle tools complete …

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DVDs, Europe, 64-Bit: openSUSE Number Crunching Shows Growth

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By: chabowski

June 23, 2016 2:25 pm

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Score:5

This is a guest blog from Markus Feilner, Team Lead Documentation. openSUSE is growing, and one third of its users is located Germany. Most of them download a DVD image and update that later on, and they are running 64-Bit systems. That’s what openSUSE number cruncher Alberto Planas showed in his oSC 2016 presentation. “Weeks of processing” …

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Blue Skies and Bright Talks – openSUSE Conference Day Two

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By: chabowski

June 23, 2016 2:02 pm

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Score:5

This is a guest blog written by Tanja Roth, Technical Writer at the SUSE Documentation Team (supported by photos from chabowski). Thursday, June 23rd, 2016. The second day of the openSUSE conference not only offered bright blue sky and high temperatures outside, but also very comfortable temperatures and a lot of interesting talks inside. Being …

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