#opensuse on a SD card or USB stick with a persistent file system
opensuse gnu/linux destops 10,11 & 12 on asus eee netbooks
openSUSE Education team is proud to present openSUSE-Edu Li-f-e (Linux for Education) based on openSUSE 12.3. The image is a “hybrid” iso image, the same image can be used to burn a Live DVD or to create a Live USB stick.
This release includes carefully selected software for students, educators as well as parents. The software selection encompasses everything required to make computers productive for either home or educational use without having to install anything additional.
create your own paperless newspaper with paper.li
example paperless newspapers
opensuse papersless newspapers
openSUSE:Education Li-f-e comes with the KDE desktop but with just a couple of clicks in yast you can also install the LXDE and XFCE desktops
switching to opensuse li-f-e was going so well until i couldn’t the find the following missing packages
howto install opensuse on a uefi bios notebook
some of the openSUSE:Education-Li-f-e pre-installed edutainment apps you might like are
GCompris is an educational software suite comprising of numerous activities for children aged 2 to 10. Some of the activities are game orientated, but nonetheless still educational.
Currently GCompris offers in excess of 80 activities and more are being developed. GCompris is free software, that means that you can adapt it to your own needs, improve it and, most importantly, share it with children everywhere.
as well as
some of the openSUSE:Education-Li-f-e features i’m loving are
kickoff application launcher app search
- just search for display and you find a link to display so you can change your screen size
- just search for desktop and you find a link desktop effects so you can turn off transparency
- just search for screensaver and you find a link to screensaver so you can turn it off
- yast software management is just as good as synaptic or yumex
however if you are using it as a desktop you might want to uninstall
fancy a change of gnu/linux distro ?
then why not try http://en.opensuse.org/openSUSE:Education-Li-f-e
its opensuse based with kde interface and virtualbox and vmware drivers are preinstalled unlike many other distros although you’ll probably want to uninstall the ones you are not using or both if youre running a physical pc