Last Modified: 19.03.2021
Start from installing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 (SLES 15) distribution package. Review selection of additional modules and extensions available for installation and select the server with minimum setting.
Attention: Further settings are based on this installation specifically.
Also, activate the subscription. It can be done during installation: configure it after installation is complete via the command:
SUSEConnect -e EMAIL_ADDRESS -r REGISTER_CODE
Subscription is issued to an account. That's why, during activation, indicate email_address and password used for registration at the official SUSE website.
For the main package manager, SUSE uses
Zypper - console package manager, based on libzypp library, used in the GNU/Linux openSUSE distribution package.
- Update the system to the latest stable version.
- Connect additional extensions (official repositories) to install additional packages:
# python modules
SUSEConnect --product sle-module-python2/15.2/x86_64
# for php and nodejs (push-server)
SUSEConnect --product sle-module-web-scripting/15.2/x86_64
View all available repositories using the command:
Be default, SELinux is not installed for minimum installation, that's why no additional settings are required to disconnect it.