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Dates, Location set for openSUSE Conference 2019

The openSUSE Project is pleased to announce the location and dates for the 2019 openSUSE Conference. The openSUSE Conference 2019 will return to the Z-Bau in Nuremberg, Germany, and be Friday, May 24, through Sunday, May 26. Planning for the 2019 conference will begin this summer and community members are encouraged to take part in […]

Posted on 25 June 2018 | 10:03 pm

Tumbleweed Delivers New Kernel, Applications, Plasma, libvirt

The past week brought a total of three openSUSE Tumbleweed snapshots and a bunch of new features and improvements for KDE users. Snapshot 20180618 updated just a few packages to include an updated GNU Compiler Collection 7, which fixes support for 32-bit AddressSanitizer with glibc 2.27+. Both perl-File-ShareDir and python-numpy were the other two packages […]

Posted on 20 June 2018 | 11:03 pm

openSUSE Releases Leap 15 Images for Raspberry Pi, Armv7 Devices

The release of openSUSE Leap 15 two weeks ago is following up with its Build to Scale theme by offering images for Raspberry Pis, Beagle Boards, Arndale board, CuBox-i computers, OLinuXino and more. openSUSE has plenty of supported arm boards to allow makers to simply create. openSUSE is providing makers the tools to start, run […]

Posted on 14 June 2018 | 10:12 pm

GSoC Blog: openSUSE Conference 2018

Embedded below is the blog of Google Summer of Code student Matheus de Sousa Bernardo. Matheus is assisting with improving API and workflow of Trollolo, which is a cli-tool that helps teams using Trello to organize their work, as part of his Google Summer of Code project.

Posted on 6 June 2018 | 10:20 pm

openSUSE.Asia Summit 2018 Logo Competition

Today, we will start a logo competition for openSUSE.Asia Summit 2018, which is going to be held in Taipei, Taiwan. A logo is an essential material for the successful summit. As you have seen, the former openSUSE.Asia summits have their unique logos reflecting the communities where the summit took place. Following tradition, we have logo […]

Posted on 30 May 2018 | 1:58 am

openSUSE Donates 10 More Raspberry Pis to GNU Health

The openSUSE Project once again donated 10 Raspberry Pis to GNU Health Project, which were handed over to the project’s founder Luis Falcon at the openSUSE Conference today. Last year, the openSUSE Project donated 10 Raspberry Pis to the non-profit, non-government organizations (NGO) that delivers free open-source software for health practitioners, health institutions and governments […]

Posted on 26 May 2018 | 9:10 pm

Uyuni: Forking Spacewalk with Salt and Containers

PRAGUE, Czech Republic – Members of a new open source community project called Uyuni announced today at openSUSE Conference that a fork of the open-source systems management solution Spacewalk is on its way. The intention of the fork is to give new inspiration to a project that has been perceived as idling in recent years. […]

Posted on 26 May 2018 | 7:57 pm

Based on Enterprise Code, Tested Millions of Times: openSUSE Leap 15 released

EN, CA, CZ, DE, ES, JA, PL, PT-BR, ZH, ZH-TW Fresh community build on top of SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 brings huge variety of newest software, easy migration to SLE, transactional updates, server roles, scalable cloud images and Linux laptops Today’s major release of openSUSE Leap 15 is offering professional users, entrepreneurs and ISVs (Independent […]

Posted on 25 May 2018 | 10:00 pm

GSoC students are already hacking!

We always enjoy that new people join openSUSE community and help them in their first steps. Because of that, openSUSE participates again in GSoC, an international program in which stipends are awarded to students who hack on open source projects during the summer. We are really excited to announce that this year four students will […]

Posted on 23 May 2018 | 10:19 pm

openSUSE.Asia Summit 2018 Taiwan: Call for proposals is open

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 […]

Posted on 18 May 2018 | 5:11 am