Honey, your conference is on the phone!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – As we continue to work towards making this years conference the best ever, there’s one cool new thing we’ve never done before: Introducing the openSUSE Conference App for your Android phone. (Distributions)

Time to vote on the openSUSE Strategy!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – Over the last year an openSUSE strategy discussion has been ongoing. Beginning this year things went quiet for a while as everyone was busy with the openSUSE 11.4 release and now the conference but we’re at the final stage and want to finish this. (Distributions)

Cool Linux Tool: Resolve domain to IP and back with ‘dig’view story

http://www.suseblog.com – Once in awhile, I need to find out the IP address associated with a domain name. The tool I use to do this is dig. Here’s a quick example: scott@desktop:~> dig suseblog.com ; DiG 9.7.3 suseblog.com ;; global options: +cmd ;; Got answer: ;; ->>HEADER dig -x ; DiG 9.7.3 -x ;; global options: +cmd ;; Got answer: ;; ->>HEADER (Distributions)

openSUSE Conference 2011 to be creative and open!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – Time to get ready for the openSUSE Conference 2011 On Sunday the 11th of September it will be that time again: the openSUSE Conference starts. And of course we want an exciting program. (Distributions)

5 Reasons to Try OpenSUSE 11.4view story

http://www.suseblog.com – “With hundreds of Linux distributions to choose from, users of the open source operating system face what may almost be called an embarrassment of riches, so numerous are their options. “Of course there’s Ubuntu–by far the most frequently downloaded and popular version of Linux, according to Distrowatch. (Distributions)

5 Reasons to Try openSUSE Linux 11.4view story

http://www.pcworld.com – Another very popular distro is openSUSE, which currently holds Distrowatch's No. 5 spot. Version 11.4 of the Novell-backed software was just released last week, and it features a number of compelling additions and updates that could make it the right choice for your business. Here's a small taste of what you can expect. (Distributions)

openSUSE Linux 11.4 has been releasedview story

http://news.opensuse.org – openSUSE 11.4 brings Linux kernel 2.6.37, KDE software compilation 4.6, GNOME 3.32, LibreOffice 3.3.1, Firefox 4.0 and much more. (Software)

Open-Bugs-Day on Sunday the 20th of Februaryview story

http://news.opensuse.org – As you all know, we’re closing in on the Final Release of openSUSE 11.4… and so in this last window for bug-fixing we need your help! The testing team is looking for volunteers to help with bugs in bugzilla on the Open-Bugs-Day at Sunday the 20th of February. (Distributions)

OpenSUSE 11.3 – Unattended Software Repository Install Scriptview story

http://www.suseblog.com – Software Repositories are part of the magic that gives you access to untold amounts of open source software. In a single command, you can install a whole myriad of applications. For OpenSUSE 11.3, I have put together a simple bash script that will set up a bunch of great repositories. Each one is entered, set to autorefresh, and then refreshed immediately. (Distributions)

Error and Solution: Mounting Issues in XFCE4view story

http://www.suseblog.com – When I attempt to mount a drive that appears on the xfce4 desktop, I get this funky (and yet annoying) error: “org.freedesktop.hal.storage.mount-removable no (Distributions)