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07-Feb-2013, 22:55
I'm testing Suse SLED on one of my main office desktops. its nice but being a user of Opensuse at home I miss having some other network services and applications. I wouldn't mind using SLES as my desktop but its missing a few things out of the box like the Novell client and iPrint. is it possible to add somethings to SLES to Novell Client and iPrint installed?

07-Feb-2013, 23:20
Installing SLED packages in SLES will probably work, but without a SLED license you won't get updates to them.

What exactly is in SLES that makes you consider it for a desktop over SLED?

If there's things that you want that aren't in SLED they might be in the SLE-SDK (http://download.novell.com/Download?buildid=fQKpDcAhPVY) which is an add-on for SLED or SLES (You only need Media 1) or maybe someone's packaged it at the openSUSE Build Service (http://software.opensuse.org/search).

08-Feb-2013, 23:40
I'd like to get the Lamp stack and possibly SAMBA but I can live without that.

09-Feb-2013, 11:51
mysql and samba are in SLED. Apache and PHP are in SLE-SDK.