If you require the latest software stacks and Integrated Development Environment or need a stable platform closest to bleeding edge Linux, Tumbleweed is the best choice for you.New and experienced Linux users get the most usable Linux distribution and stabilized operating system with open SUSE’s regular release.Table 1: The YOU Servers The regular update servers require authentication from a SUSE Portal or Novell Portal account that has the proper registration code associated with it.New customers should authenticate through a Novell Portal account.Any user who wishes to have the newest packages that include, but are not limited to, the Linux kernel, SAMBA, git, desktops, office applications and many other packages, will want Tumbleweed.
Find the update called 'Recommended update for yast2-online-update' (Patch-10448).
These updates may be installed both during and after installation.
The process is the same regardless of when the updates are installed.
The SUSE Manager documentation at gives an overview of its features as well as instructions on how to set up server and clients.
Updates for SLES are downloaded and installed via Ya ST Online Update (YOU).