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People of openSUSE: SĂ©bastien Poher

About me I’m 1.80m, I love to wear unreadable thrash metal bands t-shirts and prefer beer over wine (or any sort of drinks really). My Beginnings The first computer I ever touched was an Apple II. I remember spending hours playing this one game on a 5 1/2″ floppy disk where I had to drive, […]

Posted on 13 July 2019 | 9:14 pm

Tumbleweed’s July Snapshots Are Trending Strong

There have been a total of five openSUSE Tumbleweed snapshots since the beginning of July and all the snapshots have a strong, stable rating. The rolling release had the most updates arrive in the 20190702 snapshot. The packages update in that snapshot included Mesa 19.1.1 and Mesa-drivers 19.1.1 that had fixes for Intel ANV and […]

Posted on 11 July 2019 | 9:46 am

openSUSE.Asia Summit 2019 Logo Competition Winner

The votes are in and the openSUSE Project is happy to announce that the openSUSE.Asia Summit 2019 logo competition winner is Hervy Qurrotul from Indonesia. Congratulations Hervy! As the winner, Hervy will receive a “mystery box” from the committee. On this logo competition, we have 18 submissions from all over the world. All the designs […]

Posted on 9 July 2019 | 8:07 am

openSUSE.Asia Summit 2020: Call for Host

The openSUSE.Asia Summit is the largest annual openSUSE conference in Asia, attended by contributors and enthusiasts from all over Asia. The event focuses primarily on the openSUSE distribution, its applications for personal and enterprise use, and open source culture. It brings together the openSUSE community in Asia, providing a forum for users, developers, foundation leaders, […]

Posted on 28 June 2019 | 8:00 am

New node.js LTS, GNU Debugger, libvirt Updates Arrive in Tumbleweed Snapshots

The three openSUSE Tumbleweed snapshots released this week updated some key packages for users of the rolling release. One of those key packages was an update of the GNU Debugger, gdb 8.3, which was released in the 20190607 snapshot. The debugger enabled ada tests on ppc64le and riscv64; multitarget builds for riscv64 were also enabled. […]

Posted on 13 June 2019 | 8:35 am

People of openSUSE: Stasiek Michalski

Introduction I’m LCP, or Stasiek if you can pronounce that. Just a 20 years old guy from Poland who spends way too much time in front of computers. That’s how all my potted plants end up dead. My Journey I’ve been using computers for as long as I can remember, playing Solitaire, The Settlers, and […]

Posted on 7 June 2019 | 10:47 am

Mesa, VirtualBox, Ceph, NetworkManager Packages Update in Tumbleweed

Three openSUSE Tumbleweed snapshots have been released in the first four days of June, which bring several minor package updates to the rolling release. The 20190604 snapshot brought babl  0.1.64, which provided some code consistency, gitlab Continuous Integration (CI), autotools and meson build improvements. An accident in naming caused the 0.3.2 version of bubblewrap to […]

Posted on 6 June 2019 | 9:23 am

openSUSE Community Releases Leap 15.1 Version

Leap 15.1 Supports More Hardware, Drivers, Enhances Installation EN / CA / DE / FR / IT / ES / JA / NL / PL / ZH / ZH-TW 22/05/2019 NUREMBERG, Germany – Today’s release of the openSUSE Leap 15.1 brings professional users, entrepreneurs and Independent Software Vendors updated support for modern hardware. The release of […]

Posted on 22 May 2019 | 12:32 pm

Stable Sailing For Tumbleweed Snapshots This Week

Developers Can Make Use of GCC 9, QEMU 4, Wireshark 3 This week produced a smooth and rapid release of stable openSUSE Tumbleweed snapshot as the rolling release produced a total of five stable or trending stable snapshots, according to the Tumbleweed snapshot reviewer. The production of snapshots provided both large and small package updates […]

Posted on 16 May 2019 | 9:03 am

InfinityBook Pro 13 as an important part of the openSUSE reference tests

openSUSE and TUXEDO Computers want to offer the best user experience KÖNIGSBRUNN, Germany — The cooperation between TUXEDO Computers and the openSUSE project has existed since 2018. This has been very successful, so that the release team of openSUSE has received a permanent loan from TUXEDO Computers and has developed and further developed the new […]

Posted on 15 May 2019 | 7:18 am