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openSUSE

openSUSE, formerly called SUSE Linux and SuSE Linux Professional, is a widely used Linux distribution sponsored by SUSE Linux GmbH and other companies. openSUSE focus is creating usable open-source tools for software developers and system administrators while providing a user-friendly desktop and feature-rich server environment.

openSUSE is available in a stable base with the openSUSE Leap version. The openSUSE Tumbleweed is a rolling release which offers more up-to-date free software.

The list of kernel versions shipped with openSUSE releases can be found here. Zoned block device support with the shipped kernel for the latest releases is shown in the table below.

NameVersionKernelZBD APIZBC, ZACZNSdm-zoned
Leap15.04.12YesNoNoNo
Leap15.14.12YesNoNoNo
Leap15.25.3YesYesNoYes
Leap15.35.3YesYesNoYes
TumbleweedTumbleweedLateste Stable 5.9 +YesYesYesYes