openSUSE Aeon - Desktop Linux finally done right?

Richard Brown

Playlists: 'asg2023' videos starting here / audio

openSUSE Aeon (formerly MicroOS Desktop) aims to be a fully fledged modern Linux Desktop leveraging as many of the latest user space innovations available including:

- Immutable OS with Transactional Updates
- Secure Boot
- TPM Encryption
- Flatpaks & OCI containers as primary application delivery

This talk will introduce the distribution, highlight the adoption of some of the latest foundational user space technologies as well as share some of the pain points being faced and invite the audience to contribute to this exciting platform.