Get Free openSUSE 11.2 DVDs [How To]
By on January 9th, 2010

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If you’re looking for Linux distro DVDs for events or groups, developers at openSUSE at providing it for free.

As quoted on the official site:

If you’re looking for openSUSE 11.2 DVDs for events or groups, we have plenty in stock. We’re happy to send openSUSE 11.2 DVDs to openSUSE Ambassadors and folks running FLOSS/Linux events.

Update: The following information is no longer in use, you might directly want to visit opensuse.org to find out on how you can get Free operSUSE DVDs.

The best way to get your hands on some openSUSE DVDs right away is to send me an email directly (email removed) and be sure to include the following information, bold is required:

  • Your name
  • Name of the person receiving the discs (if different)
  • Full address including postal code, country, etc.
  • Telephone number of the contact person receiving the discs.
  • Reason for the request.
  • The number of discs requested.
  • The deadline for the request, if any.
  • Any special instructions or helpful info for customs.
  • To get your own set of openSUSE 11.2 DVDs for free, follow the instructions, as quoted above. Also, send your request email with a clear subject line like Request 100 openSUSE 11.2 DVDs for FOSDEMor similar, to avoid any confusions and to avoid getting into SPAM box in email. The developers have requested that if possible, you should make requests at least two weeks in advance.

    About the DVDs:

    The openSUSE 11.2 Promo DVDs that you will get for free, are dual-sided discs with both the 32-bit and 64-bit promo DVD images on them.

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    Author: Anurag Upadhaya

    Anurag Upadhaya has written and can be contacted at anurag@techie-buzz.com.
    • vishwas

      in how many days the disc will delivered?

    • Anirban Datta

      I am in 3rd year of Information Technology. We generally us windows in our college. But gradually our college is opening up to the idea of opensource operating systems and encouraging the students to switch to linux. But students generally come up with excuses that CD/DVDs of linux are not readily available. Since downloading the linux takes a lot of time, so that is also not an option for everybody. So it would be quite handy to distribute 50 DVDs to the students of my department to take the initiative to the next level. This would be better if the DVDs are sent within a week or two. My address is:

      84 A DHAN DEVI KHANNA ROAD
      KOLKATA-700054
      WEST BENGAL
      INDIA
      Ph: +919432166398

    • sree

      this is an awesome os
      please give me a suse’s dvd plllllllllllllllllllzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

     
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