openSUSE 11.0 Released: A Major Update for Community Linux Distribution

The openSUSE Project, a worldwide project sponsored by Novell, has announced that openSUSE 11.0 is immediately available for download at The latest release of the community Linux distribution includes more than 200 new features specific to openSUSE and hundreds of application updates. It provides everything needed to get started with Linux on the desktop and server, and serves as the foundation for Novell's award-winning SUSE Linux Enterprise products. Enhancing the user experience, openSUSE 11.0 includes a redesigned installer, exciting desktop environments, faster package management, Microsoft Office compatibility, and improved sound management. The openSUSE Project is an important part of Novell's Linux strategy and brings together community contributors and more than one million users from around the world to promote Linux and make it easy to get and use.