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Installing SUSE Linux 10.0 on a laptop
Dec. 01, 2005

Thinking about installing the latest SUSE Linux? If so, be sure read this excellent, comprehensive article about installing SUSE Linux 10.0 on a laptop. Author Steven J. Rosen, a software developer for two decades, has primarily used Linux on his home machines for four years, starting with Mandrake Linux 8.1 up through Mandriva Linux 2005, and including Fedora Core 3 and 4.

"Although this article is based on my own background and experience with the product, you'll notice that I often try to view the system from a new Linux user's perspective," Rosen writes.

Topics covered include:
  • How and where to obtain SUSE 10.0 OSS version as a free download
  • An overview of the installation and configuration process
  • Solving some post-install problems
  • An overview of the standard installed software, including graphics, Internet, office, multimedia (A/V), and system utilities
  • Updating, adding, and removing software
  • Laptop-specific considerations, including suspend/resume and battery/power management
The overall verdict?

You'll have to read for yourself to obtain details, but here's a clue: "All in all, SUSE Linux 10.0 OSS is the best Linux system I've used. It's easy to install and has a large selection of both desktop and server software. It has been extremely stable during my use. It is clearly an excellent choice for Linux beginners ..."

Read Rosen's comprehensive article here:

Installing SUSE Linux 10.0 on a laptop

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