openSUSE 11.3 Review | The Linux Action Show! s12e09

openSUSE 11.3 Review | The Linux Action Show! s12e09

This week on, The Linux Action Show!

It’s our round-table review of openSUSE 11.3, find out what features are grabbing our attention, like it’s improved Netbook support, integrated online backup, BtrFS, and so much more!

Plus we discuss the new GP2X device, and if it still has a place in a tablet powered world. Intel’s closed source driver snafu is preventing them from shipping their own driver, with their own software… We give you the details!

UPDATE: Catch our openSUSE 11.4 review here!

All this week on, The Linux Action Show!

A big thanks to Bashir for joining us in our review of openSUSE 11.3 – you can contact him in our forum if you have any follow up notes!

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Runs Linux:

The ReadyNAS Ultra 6, runs Linux


     Intel Atom D410 (Ultra 4) or dual-core Atom D510 (Ultra) @ 1.66GHz


     4-bay (Ultra 4) or 6-Bay (Ultra 6) supporting 1TB or 2TB drives for up to 8TB or 12TB

     Networkin — 2 x gigabit Ethernet ports

     Supports streaming to TiVo

     Support ORB transcoding


Android Pick:

WebSharing File/Media Sync / AndFTP


This week’s news:

GamePark's GP2X Caanoo handheld hits this August

Intel Can't Ship Their Own Driver With Their MeeGo OS

Wine 1.2 Officially Released With 23,000+ Changes

Parted Magic 5.0 Released!

Pitivi Updates, Get Effects!


openSUSE 11.3 Review:

Great write up from

     Official Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment (LXDE)

     Just a bit shy of KDE 4.5, but includes all latest updates from KDE SC 4.4.4

     GNOM 2.30.1

     BtrFSfile system support


     openSUSEBuild Service: ht t ps://

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