Updating opensuse 11 to 11 1

Prerequisites: Users have to make sure to have the system registered.

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Please obtain the ISO images from https://download.

To start the standard update via DVD, reboot the computer with this medium in it's DVD drive.

Xorg: Xorg has been updated to 7.3 (upgraded from 7.2 in open SUSE 10.3) and has many updates to Intel / Nvidia based xorg drivers.

(if running Nvidia / ATI I recommend installing ATI / Nvidia proprietary drivers). Kernel: open SUSE 11.0 ships with the pae kernel by default and is version 2.6.25 which has seen many improvements in virtualization, scheduling and obviously hardware support since 10.3’s release with 2.6.22.

You hear that open SUSE 11.0 is just about to come out, but why should you go from a .2/.3 release to a .0 release?

Well here are some main reasons why: QT4 Installer: Obviously the first thing you see when you upgrade / install an operating system is the installer screen. open SUSE 11.0 introduces a beautifully designed new QT 4 installer, that runs circles around any current Windows / Linux or Mac OX Installer (in terms of looks).

Materials are provided for informational, personal or non-commercial use within your organization and are presented "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND.

The GNU C Library provides the most important standard libraries used by nearly all programs: the standard C library, the standard math library, and the POSIX thread library.

See the Open Enterprise Server 11 SP2 documentation for details on how to upgrade.

SUSE Manager 1.2/1.7 appliances can not be upgraded to SLES 11 SP3 at this time!

An update has to be performed from SLES/SLED 10 GA to SP 1, then to SP 2, further to SP 3, and then to SP4 by using the respective boot media.

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