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Japanese Edition of SuSE Linux 7.1 released

Apr 23, 2001, 15:30 (2 Talkback[s])

SuSE Linux today announced the complete SuSE Linux 7.1 package is now available in Japanese as a free download with full support in Japanese. As worldwide economies tighten, interest in Linux continues to grow. SuSE's highly reviewed version 7.1 highlights the company's enterprise initiatives.

The SuSE Linux 7.1 Japanese edition offers professional users all the tools necessary to execute various server and desktop tasks, including Kernel 2.4, glibc 2.2, Logical Volume Manager, ReiserFS, and LDAP, as well as an improved KDE desktop supporting Japanese. In addition to databases, the Japanese edition includes server applications for e-mail, e-commerce, Web, FTP, and file serving. SuSE Linux 7.1 Japanese Edition also offers Japanese fonts and input methods, a Japanese / English dictionary interface, and the typesetting system CJK-LaTeX, which is suitable for Chinese, Korean, and Japanese. Numerous office tools such as Netscape 4.76 or the graphics program Gimp complete the software portfolio.

SuSE Linux is available for IA32, IA64, PowerPC, Alpha, SPARC, and S/390 processors. Complete SuSE Linux packages for IA32 consisting of CD-ROMs and manuals can be obtained in Dutch, English, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Korean, Portuguese and Spanish.

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