OpenSUSE News

The latest news from the openSUSE project
  1. openSUSE.Asia Committee calls for proposals of talks for openSUSE.Asia Summit 2018 held at National Taiwan University of Science and Technology on August 11 and 12.  We might have community day on 10th August before the summit. openSUSE.Asia Summit is one of the great events for openSUSE community (i.e., both contributors, and users)  in Asia. Those […]
  2. There are just 9 days left for the release of openSUSE Leap 15 and the community can help spread the word of the release by having a release party and promoting the newest version of Leap. Thanks to hellcp people can decorate their blogs and website with the openSUSE Leap 15 counter:        A […]
  3. This blog is part of a series of technical blogs leading up to the release of openSUSE Leap 15. All of the blogs provide a use case regarding openSUSE Leap and the packages available in the distribution. Happy reading. Transactional Updates is one of the exciting new features available in the upcoming release of openSUSE […]
  4. The openSUSE Conference is right around the corner and attendees list keeps growing for oSC18, which will take place May 25 – 27 at the Faculty of Information Technologies of Czech Technical University in Prague. There are about 250 people signed up to attend the conference and most of the talks have been scheduled for […]
  5. This blog is part of a series of technical blogs leading up to the release of openSUSE Leap 15. All of the blogs provide a use case regarding openSUSE Leap and the packages available in the distribution. Happy reading. Authored by Max Huang Docker is a software technology providing containers, promoted by the company Docker, […]
  6. This year’s openSUSE Board elections produced the longest election period in the history of the project. The four phases of the election, which included an application phase for new membership in phase one, lasted almost two months. The results of the elections ended in the success of 237 out of 400 people voting in this […]
  7. This blog is part of a series of technical blogs leading up to the release of openSUSE Leap 15. All of the blogs provide a use case regarding openSUSE Leap and the packages available in the distribution. Happy reading.   Authored by Peter Czanik People often ask me what to use: systemd’s journald or syslog-ng? […]
  8. A total of four openSUSE Tumbleweed snapshots were released this week that brought new updates for the Linux Kernel, Mesa and a major version update of libglvnd. RADV received several fixes in snapshot 20180424 with the update to Mesa 18.0.1. Mesa core also had some patches to fix issues around overriding the OpenGL/ES supported version […]
  9. The Travel Support Program (TSP) provides travel sponsorships to openSUSE community who want to attend the openSUSE conference and need financial assistance. The openSUSE conference 2018 will be in Prague, Czech Republic from May 25 to May 27. The goal of the TSP is to help everybody in and around openSUSE to be able to […]
  10. There have been a few openSUSE Tumbleweed snapshots released in the past two weeks that brought some new features and fixes to users. This blog will go over the past two snapshots. The last snapshot, 20180416, had several packages updated. The adobe-sourceserifpro-fonts package updated to version 2.000; with the change, the fonts were refined to […]