[clug] SuSE ISOs available (9.3/10.1)

Basil Chupin blchupin at tpg.com.au
Mon Jul 17 09:00:22 GMT 2006

Darren Freeman wrote:
> Hi all,
> as some of you noticed, I suffered through downloading the SuSE ISOs for
> 9.3 and 10.1. Just the first 5 CDs (no add-ons). It looks like 9.3 has
> the proprietary stuff muddled through the first 5 anyway but I think
> with 10.1 everything is free if you don't have the add-on CD.

SuSE is free with or without the 6th CD. You need the 6th for the 
complete set.

There is a also a way to create a DVD from the 5 (or 6) CDs so let me 
know if you want to go that path and I will provide the URL where you 
can get the script to create such a DVD.

> I got what I wanted - 9.3 does the job. So it's not a total loss.
> Especially since I am now able to share them with people on the ANU
> campus. Check out:
> http://laserlabs.anu.edu.au/suse
> This is physically the same machine as:
> http://mandrake.anu.edu.au
> If I decide I like SuSE enough I might put in the time to create a more
> complete mirror with updates etc.
> Enjoy!
> Have fun,
> Darren
> PS if anybody finds a gaping security hole, please kindly let me know :)


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