I had a user need a new desktop installed with OpenSuSE 11.2 and get his ATI FirePro 2260 video card. I am not a fan of SuSE, don't use it. Too many oddities. For example: admin@Sodium:~> ifconfig Absolute path to 'ifconfig' is '/sbin/ifconfig', so running it may require superuser privileges (eg. root). A command like ifconfig [...]
Here's the introductory post on my blog for Adventures in System Administration. I'll post here notes, tips, etc on UNIX/Linux administration subjects.