Thoughts on SuSE: What do you think?

Bart Whiteley bart.plug at
Thu Mar 22 11:42:20 MDT 2007

On 3/22/07, Ryan Simpkins <plug at> wrote:
> I'm thinking of trying out SuSE for a laptop I've got. I hear they charge
> you for
> updates though. Is that true? Can you guys please share your SuSE
> experiences
> (good/bad)?

SUSE runs great on a laptop.  It's the only distro I've tried that gets
power management (suspend2ram, suspend2disk, ...) right on my laptop

With SUSE Linux Enterprise (Desktop or Server) you have to pay for updates,
but if you run openSUSE you do not have to pay for updates.

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