June 20, 2012

openSUSE Beta 2 Available for Testing

factory-tested Stephan ‘Coolo’ Kulow has released Beta 2 so it is time to start organizing these Beta Pizza Parties! As you might know, openSUSE 12.2 is delayed while we search for ways to cope with the growth of our community so this makes our first second beta in a very long time…

Get it

Download it from software.opensuse.org/developer. As usual, a list of the most annoying bugs is being maintained and you can see the list of bugsand/or file a new one in Bugzilla. Read on to learn what’s new, how to help and who the top 10 contributors to Factory are!

What’s new

While the focus of the over 800 changes in Factory in June has been on stabilizing there are a few important updates we want to mention:

  • Linux 3.4.2, GCC 4.7.1 and the latest Google Go
  • Firefox and Thunderbird 13.0.1, KDE SC 4.8.4

Karl Eichwalder has asked everyone to help updating the release notes. He maintains these in a Berlios SVN repository and accounts are available for anyone who has suggestions or wants to help!


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