Feature changed by: Lars Müller (lmuelle) Feature #309257, revision 4 Title: kernel choise during installation
openSUSE-11.3: Unconfirmed Priority Requester: Desirable
Requested by: Stefan Schäfer (flacco) Partner organization: openSUSE.org
Description: Since openSUSE 11.2 the special desktop-kernel is installed as default kernel during installlation. As its name says, this kernel ist optimized for desktop installations. I would prefer to choose my prefered kernel during the system installation. Alternativ the kernel choice could be combined with the choise of the desktop system. KDE,Gnome,XFCE = kernel-desktop minimal grafic, text-based server installation = kernel-default / kernel pae
Business case (Partner benefit): openSUSE.org: The most of my openSUSE installations are server- installations ;-)
Discussion: #1: Mariusz Fik (fisiu) (2010-04-02 22:21:40) openSUSE DVD has -desktop and -default kernel included. During installation just choose one You want to install at the package selection screen.
+ #2: Lars Müller (lmuelle) (2010-08-24 16:41:36) + It's already possible to chnage the kernel flaviour from the package + details section while install. + I strongly suggest not to add an extra question as this make the + install for a Linux newcomer harder. + Therefore -1