Coolo as new project manager for the openSUSE distribution has released the first beta of openSUSE 10.3. Today he released the LiveCDs as well.
There are many exciting enhancements and features in the new release. Among these are a whole new and greatly improved package management stack (libzypp), significantly faster boot time, parts of KDE 4, a 1-CD KDE Install and a 1-CD GNOME install, beautiful green artwork, a new One-Click Install technology that integrates with the openSUSE Build Service and much more.
To download the media, go to our new download page at http://software.opensuse.org/developer.
For details, see the longer entry on http://news.opensuse.org.