openSUSE 10.3 RC 1 Report

“OpenSUSE 10.3 final is due out in just a few days, so let’s
take a look at the progress. Folks have been testing this release
candidate and posting their thoughts here and there. My own testing
was delayed primarily due to the some of the joys of running Gentoo
fulltime, but I was finally able to devote my full attention to
openSUSE 10.3 RC1. As per my usual, I downloaded the DVD iso delta.
This time it was 422 MB. I don’t usually test everything with these
developmental releases, but what I have tested is looking good.

“The only thing I spotted new during the install phase was the
names of some of my devices had changed, such as my sound and
wireless chips, hinting that some work had been done to the
hardware database…”