Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.
Search Linux Today
Linux News Sections:  Developer -  High Performance -  Infrastructure -  IT Management -  Security -  Storage -
Linux Today Navigation
LT Home
Contribute
Contribute
Link to Us
Linux Jobs


More on LinuxToday


S.u.S.E. 6.0 Linux--finally glibc

Nov 28, 1998, 17:15 (18 Talkback[s])

The German version will ship December 15 on five CDROMS. Orders are being taken now.

S.u.S.E. is one of the last distributions to convert to glibc 2.0.7. S.u.S.E. 6.0 will feature ecgs 1.1.1, XFree86 3.3.3 and Kernel 2.0.36.

S.u.S.E. is an RPM-based Linux distribution. Featured packages include:

  • afio 2.4.5, a cpio-compatible archive-backup program
  • dhcplient, a DHCP client
  • ipchains 1.3.5, Firewall and IP-Accounting Administration
  • lilypond 1.0.17, music typesetter
  • mgp 1.03a, MagicPoint presentation program
  • mysql 3.21.33b, popular and fast SQL database program
  • openldap 1.0.2, Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
  • orbit (CORBA ORB), part of the GNOME Project
  • perl_tk 800.007, add Tk capabilities to your Perl programs
  • pgaccess, Postgres GUI access tool
  • rpmfind, automatically upgrade your distribution by FTP
  • x11amp 0.7, MP3 player for X
  • yodl 1.31.5, Yet Another Document Language--used by Linux Journal
  • adabas d 10.0.5 Personal Edition, commercial SQL database system
  • antivir 5.15.0.1, Linux anti-virus scanner
  • apache 1.3.3 + PHP 3.0.5 (for ADABAS D and mySQL) + mod_perl 1.15_01 + mod_ssl 2.0.14, the popular web server with compiled with extensions
  • aps 1.4.4. a powerful printer filter
  • bwbasic 2.20pl1, BASIC interpreter
  • dosemu 0.98.3, the popular and powerful MS-DOS emulator
  • flagship 4.48, commercial Clipper compiler demo
  • jdk 1.1.7v1a, Java Development Kit
  • KDE 1.0 with qt 1.41, the popular GUI desktop
  • Netscape 4.5
  • gimp 1.0.2
  • perl 5.00502
  • postgres 6.4-Beta4
  • ssh 1.2.26
  • SuSEFax PRE1.0alpha1, Java-based Hylafax fax client
  • yast 0.97.5, user-friendly systems administration tool
  • and hundreds more packages

More information in German.