openSUSE Leap 42.3


Publication Date: November 05, 2018
About This Guide
Available Documentation
Documentation Conventions
About the Making of This Documentation
Source Code
I Installation
1 Installation Quick Start
1.1 Welcome to openSUSE Leap
2 Installation with YaST
2.1 Choosing the Installation Method
2.2 System Start-up for Installation
2.3 Steps of the Installation
2.4 Installer Self-Update
2.5 Language, Keyboard and License Agreement
2.6 Network Settings
2.7 Suggested Partitioning
2.8 Clock and Time Zone
2.9 User Interface
2.10 Create New User
2.11 Password for the System Administrator root
2.12 Installation Settings
2.13 Performing the Installation
II Administration
3 Managing Users with YaST
3.1 User and Group Administration Dialog
3.2 Managing User Accounts
3.3 Additional Options for User Accounts
3.4 Changing Default Settings for Local Users
3.5 Assigning Users to Groups
3.6 Managing Groups
3.7 Changing the User Authentication Method
4 Changing Language and Country Settings with YaST
4.1 Changing the System Language
4.2 Changing the Country and Time Settings
5 Setting Up Hardware Components with YaST
5.1 Setting Up Your System Keyboard Layout
5.2 Setting Up Sound Cards
5.3 Setting Up a Printer
5.4 Setting Up a Scanner
6 Printer Operation
6.1 The CUPS Workflow
6.2 Methods and Protocols for Connecting Printers
6.3 Installing the Software
6.4 Network Printers
6.5 Configuring CUPS with Command Line Tools
6.6 Printing from the Command Line
6.7 Special Features in openSUSE Leap
6.8 Troubleshooting
7 The X Window System
7.1 Installing and Configuring Fonts
7.2 For More Information
8 Accessing File Systems with FUSE
8.1 Configuring FUSE
8.2 Mounting an NTFS Partition
8.3 Mounting Remote File System with SSHFS
8.4 Mounting an ISO File System
8.5 Available FUSE Plug-ins
8.6 For More Information
III Managing and Updating Software
9 Installing or Removing Software
9.1 Definition of Terms
9.2 Using the YaST Software Manager
9.3 Managing Software Repositories and Services
9.4 Keeping the System Up-to-date
10 Installing Add-On Products
10.1 Add-Ons
10.2 Binary Drivers
11 YaST Online Update
11.1 The Online Update Dialog
11.2 Installing Patches
11.3 Automatic Online Update
12 Upgrading the System and System Changes
12.1 Upgrading the System
12.2 For More Information
IV The Bash Shell
13 Shell Basics
13.1 Starting a Shell
13.2 Entering Commands
13.3 Working with Files and Directories
13.4 Becoming Root
13.5 File Access Permissions
13.6 Useful Features of the Shell
13.7 Editing Texts
13.8 Searching for Files or Contents
13.9 Viewing Text Files
13.10 Redirection and Pipes
13.11 Starting Programs and Handling Processes
13.12 Important Linux Commands
14 Bash and Bash Scripts
14.1 What is The Shell?
14.2 Writing Shell Scripts
14.3 Redirecting Command Events
14.4 Using Aliases
14.5 Using Variables in Bash
14.6 Grouping and Combining Commands
14.7 Working with Common Flow Constructs
14.8 For More Information
V Help and Troubleshooting
15 Help and Documentation
15.1 Documentation Directory
15.2 Man Pages
15.3 Info Pages
15.4 Online Resources
16 Common Problems and Their Solutions
16.1 Finding and Gathering Information
16.2 Installation Problems
16.3 Boot Problems
16.4 Login Problems
16.5 Network Problems
16.6 Data Problems
A GNU Licenses
A.1 GNU Free Documentation License

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