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Raspberry Pi Geek Loves (open)(S)US(E)

chabowski

By: chabowski

March 20, 2017 2:28 am

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The following article has been contributed by Dmitri Popov, Technical Writer at the SUSE Documentation Team.    Good news for those who are interested in running openSUSE and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on a Raspberry Pi. Issue #21 of the Raspberry Pi Geek magazine already introduced openSUSE Leap 42.2 by providing it as cover DVD and via an overview …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, Free Tools, News, openSUSE, Technical Solutions

New Desktop Selection Screen in openSUSE Installer

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By: chabowski

February 20, 2017 5:42 am

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The following article has been contributed by the SUSE YaST Team and edited by Ancor González Sosa, Software Engineer and member of the YaST team.     The world of Linux desktop environments changes relatively quick, with new options popping up and some projects being abandoned. Thanks to the openSUSE’s community of packagers we have a …

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Categories: Expert Views, Free Tools, openSUSE, Technical Solutions

It Can Be Love: Developers and Documentation!

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By: chabowski

September 30, 2016 3:53 pm

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After working 22+ years in the IT industry, and more than 16 years at SUSE, it’s amazing to see that – still – you live and learn. In spring, when I was just fresh and new in the documentation team, I wrote a blog about my first weeks in engineering. One comment I made was „Developers normally …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, Free Tools, Technical Solutions

A Visual Way to Play with Docker

Michal Svec

By: Michal Svec

April 7, 2015 12:56 am

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You may know that Docker is a lightweight virtualization solution for running multiple virtual units (containers) simultaneously on a single control host. Containers are isolated with kernel control groups (cgroups) and kernel namespaces. We have had Docker as an integral part of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for some time already, so let me share some …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions, Virtualization

SUSE makes the right technology choices. And we can do the math!



By: joachimwerner

May 15, 2014 3:12 am

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SUSE is a technology leader. And the cool thing about it is that we don’t have to make the point ourselves. Our competitors are doing it for us over and over again: We announced at SUSECon 2013 that we are planning to release a distributed storage product based on Ceph. The announcement of one of …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Expert Views

Package and System Management Tools for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and openSUSE

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By: Dobrin

June 3, 2013 1:03 am

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By Dobrin Dobrev The purpose of this page is to point out some tools for package and system management specific to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and openSUSE. This page is linked from the images which run SUSE in a cloud provider environment so some prior Linux experience is assumed. Install Additional Software SUSE Linux Enterprise …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, openSUSE, SLES on Azure, SUSE in the Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Studio, Technical Solutions

Taking Screenshots from within YaST



By: pthompson

April 11, 2013 10:19 am

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Here’s a quick way of taking ‘screenshots’ from within YaST, which might be useful when documenting configuration steps.

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

Creating add-on products with YaST

ataschner

By: ataschner

December 8, 2010 4:18 pm

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Are you one of many who have a collection of non-Novell packages that need to be installed a segment of the SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktops or Servers (SLED/SLES) in your network ?
Would you like to snap this collection of packages into the installation workflow of SLED/SLES when using AutoYaST to simplify the deployment ?
Or publish them via an installation server (or CD/DVD) as a separate product ?
Then read on…

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

How to integrate custom scripts into the YaST installation workflow and dialogs

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By: ataschner

September 9, 2009 3:15 pm

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Are you one of those, who run custom scripts during or after an AutoYaST installation? Maybe you have been dreaming of getting this integrated into the YaST installation workflow and visible in the installation dialog? This article outlines the steps required to have custom scripts snap nicely into the installation framework including progress bar, messages about the individual steps being performed, logging and help text – just like many of the other installation dialogs.

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

YaST – Manual Migration From OpenLDAP to eDirectory on SLES



By: palaniappan1

August 7, 2009 11:44 am

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This AppNote provides information on how to migrate YaST from OpenLDAP to eDirectory manually on SLES, making sure that LDAP based applications do not break. SLES offers eDirectory to be used as an alternate to OpenLDAP. But applications already using LDAP on SLES would break unless there is a provision to migrate the existing data from OpenLDAP to eDirectory.

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