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Which version of openSUSE is closest to SLES11SP1 in terms of package versions?

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I would say it's probably closest to OpenSUSE 11.2, but it's not an exact match.

Method: compare the package versions of SLES to OpenSUSE using DistroWatch

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SLES11 has been based on openSUSE 11.1. The difference between SLES11 and SLES11-SP1 are: upgraded kernel, glibc, X and some other key parts of the system, otherwise, it should be more or less the same as openSUSE 11.1. –  Petr Uzel May 12 '11 at 15:38

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