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tagline: From openSUSE

Welcome to the Distribution Portal edit

The openSUSE distribution is a stable, easy to use and complete multi-purpose distribution.

It is aimed towards users and developers working on the desktop or server. It is great for beginners, experienced users and ultra geeks alike, in short, it is perfect for everybody! The latest release, openSUSE Leap 42.2, features new and massively improved versions of all useful server and desktop applications. It comes with more than 1,000 open source applications.

openSUSE is also the base for SUSE's award-winning SUSE Linux Enterprise products.

What features does openSUSE offer you? edit


Full desktop operating system

openSUSE has everything you need for your work and play. Browse the web, send email, socialize online, write documents, and much more; all free.


Full office suite included

Use LibreOffice to create professional-looking documents, spreadsheets, presentations and more. With LibreOffice, you can work on office documents created with other office suites.

Enjoy your Internet experience, worry-free

Forget worrying about viruses and spyware with openSUSE's trusted software repositories. And the included Firefox web browser alerts you to known phishing websites, helping to protect you from scams and identity thieves.

Have fun with media

Play your music, podcasts, and videos with Dragon Player and Amarok. Organize, edit, share, and fool around with your photos with GIMP and digiKam; make new photos of yourself and your friends with Cheese.

Live mobile

openSUSE works great on laptops and tablets, so you don't have to be tied down to be working or having fun with openSUSE!

Simply change

Are you coming from another operating system and want to be free with Linux? openSUSE works with many of your favorite applications, and there are tons of application equivalents to try out.

We back you up

openSUSE products are backed with free software updates for 18 months after release. The openSUSE community is also helpful and ready if you have any questions or problems with openSUSE.

Full and accurate source code

openSUSE products allow developers to retrieve the exact source code of each distributed binary package. The complete sources for openSUSE products are available online, further information on how to get them is available.

Topics edit

Learn about your openSUSE computer



Access the documentation of openSUSE.



Get help with openSUSE.



Communicate with other openSUSE users.



View screenshots of openSUSE and access official artwork.

openSUSE Project


Learn more about the openSUSE Project and the people behind it.

Releases edit

Current Releases:

Screenshots edit

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Applications edit

Browse applications: