Installation and Overview of openSUSE 12.2
openSUSE is an operating system built on top of the Linux kernel 3.4.
Developed by the community-supported openSUSE Project and sponsored by SUSE. Novell acquired SUSE Linux in January 2004 and decided to release the SUSE Linux Professional product as a 100% open source project.
Initial Release: Beta version of SUSE Linux 10.0
Latest Stable Version: openSUSE 12.2
- openSUSE 12.2 supports 32-bit i586 and 64-bit x86-64 PC hardware.
- CPU: Intel PIII 500 MHz or higher, P4 2.4 GHZ / AMD64 / Intel64 CPU.
- RAM: 1 GB
- Disk: 3 GB for minimal system; 5 GB for standard system
- Privilege separation and sandboxing by OpenSSH 6.0
- DNSSEC support by Bind 9.9
- TLS version 1.1 and 1.2 support
How to Download?
Now… Insert bootable DVD, Change the Boot order if needed from the BIOS settings…
Select Language, Keyboard Layout and Accept License Agreement!!
Select Installation Mode
Select Clock and Timezone as per preferences…
Select a Desktop, We select KDE Desktop
Suggest Partitioning, you can create, import or edit Partition setup as desired.
Create New User
YaST2- Retrieving cracklib-dict-full.rpm
YaST2 – Confirm Installation
My Computer in openSUSE
- openSUSE 12.2 Released (linux-magazine.com)
- OpenSUSE 12.2 Linux finally arrives (zdnet.com)
- openSUSE Gets KDE 4.9.2 (news.softpedia.com)