openSUSE Leap 15.2

x86_64

Offline Image
4.0 GiB
For DVD and USB stick

Contains a large collection of software for desktop or server use. Suitable for installation or upgrade.

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Network Image
138.0 MiB
For CD and USB stick

Downloads the installation system and all packages from online repositories. Suitable for installation or upgrade.

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Choosing Which Media to Download

The DVD/USB Stick is typically recommended as it contains most of the packages available in the distribution and does not require a network connection during the installation.

The Network CD/USB Stick is recommended for users who have limited bandwidth on their internet connections, as it will only download the packages they choose to install, which is likely to be significantly less than 4.7GB.

Easy Ways to Switch to openSUSE Leap

If you’re already running openSUSE you can upgrade by booting from the DVD/USB and choosing upgrade, or carry out an ‘Online Upgrade’ in a few commands. Online Upgrade Instructions.

From an older version or other Linux distro From Windows From OS X
How to burn a DVD on Linux. How to burn a DVD on Windows. How to burn a DVD on OS X.
How to create a bootable USB stick on Linux. How to create a Bootable USB stick on Windows. How to create a bootable USB stick on OS X.

x86_64

KVM and XEN
225.1 MiB
For use in KVM or XEN HVM hypervisors

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MS HyperV
135.0 MiB
For running virtual machines on MS HyperV

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VMware
136.6 MiB
For running virtual machines in VMware

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OpenStack-Cloud
214.6 MiB
For running virtual machines in OpenStack

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x86_64

GNOME LiveCD
833.1 MiB
For DVD and USB stick

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KDE LiveCD
919.7 MiB
For DVD and USB stick

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Rescue LiveCD
617.8 MiB
For CD and USB stick

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aarch64

GNOME LiveCD
797.6 MiB
For DVD and USB stick

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KDE LiveCD
890.8 MiB
For DVD and USB stick

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Rescue LiveCD
592.4 MiB
For CD and USB stick

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Ports of openSUSE Leap to architectures other than the PC are maintained by separate community teams, with limited resources.

aarch64

Offline Image
3.8 GiB
For DVD and USB stick

Contains a large collection of software for desktop or server use. Suitable for installation or upgrade.

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Network Image
152.2 MiB
For CD and USB stick

Downloads the installation system and all packages from online repositories. Suitable for installation or upgrade.

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ppc64le

Offline Image
3.8 GiB
For DVD and USB stick

Contains a large collection of software for desktop or server use. Suitable for installation or upgrade.

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Network Image
135.6 MiB
For CD and USB stick

Downloads the installation system and all packages from online repositories. Suitable for installation or upgrade.

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Verify Your Download Before Use

Many applications can verify the checksum of a download. To verify your download can be important as it verifies you really have got the ISO file you wanted to download and not some broken version.

For each ISO, we offer a checksum file with the corresponding SHA256 sum.

For extra security, you can use GPG to verify who signed those .sha256 files.

It should be 22C0 7BA5 3417 8CD0 2EFE 22AA B88B 2FD4 3DBD C284

For more help verifying your download please read Checksums Help

  • 2 Ghz dual core processor or better
  • 2 GB system memory
  • Over 40GB of free hard drive space
  • Either a DVD drive or USB port for the installation media
  • Internet access is helpful, and required for the Network Installer