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hubafasdf
07-Oct-2013, 04:18
I have ised SUSE studio to make a build of SLED 11 SP3, and i don't have any idea on how to get past the license agreement part. It's installing is YaSt, so if anyone can help, please reply.

hubafasdf
07-Oct-2013, 04:21
I forgot to mention that i know NOTHING about Linux, and I'm using this to learn it, because it seems interesting.

jmozdzen
07-Oct-2013, 10:06
hi hubafasdf,

> I have ised SUSE studio to make a build of SLED 11 SP3, and i don't have any idea on how to get past the license agreement part

Do you actually have a SLED license?

> I forgot to mention that i know NOTHING about Linux, and I'm using this to learn it, because it seems interesting.

It's interesting that you chose to create an own build via SUSE Studio then, and that's probably not the most effective way to start "learning Linux" ;)
I'd recommend to download a copy of openSUSE Linux instead, which is the "community edition" and is having a broad user base at the various levels of expertise. Once you got accustomed to Linux in general that way and are evaluating Linux for a professional environment, you should come back to SLED to verify it fits your business needs.

SLED (SuSE Linux Enterprise desktop) is a professionally supported distribution focussing on the needs of business users. openSUSE is more open to include a much broader range of software, but has a much shorter update cycle to provide more current versions of packages to the users.

Regards,
Jens

mikewillis
07-Oct-2013, 10:48
What Jens said and also the best way to play around with a new operating system is in a virtual machine. There's free virtualisation software available such as VirtualBox https://www.virtualbox.org/ or VMware Player https://my.vmware.com/web/vmware/downloads, (VMware don't make it very easy to find the download link for the free version for VMware Player!)

So get yourself a copy of one of those for whatever your host operating system is, a copy of openSUSE from http://software.opensuse.org and if you have quetions about openSUSE, head to the openSUSE forums http://forums.opensuse.org/forum.php or the general support pages http://en.opensuse.org/openSUSE:Browse#Support

hendersj
07-Oct-2013, 20:34
If it's text mode, use tab to move between controls. If it's the graphical front-end, then you should be able to just click on it.

Whether or not you purchased SLED won't matter for running an appliance built on it - you won't get updates, because that's what the subscription you pay for when purchasing SLED gets you (that and support).

I'd agree with the others, though - if you are unfamiliar with Linux, building it with SUSE Studio is a much less effective way to get started. Grab an openSUSE 12.3 live DVD image from opensuse.org and give that a try instead.