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  1. The command line is by far the easiest way to update Tumbleweed

    Updates of Tumbleweed are distribution upgrades

    Display the list of repos:
    Code:
    erlangen:~ # zypper repos --alias --uri --refresh --show-enabled-only --priority 
    #  | Alias         | Enabled | GPG Check | Refresh | Priority | URI 
    ---+---------------+---------+-----------+---------+----------+------------------------------------------------------- 
     6 | Packman       | Yes     | (r ) Yes  | Yes     |   90     | https://ftp.fau.de/packman/suse/openSUSE_Tumbleweed/
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  2. Install Leap / Tumbleweed from USB Stick On Internal Disk

    Download image:

    https://get.opensuse.org/leap/15.4, https://get.opensuse.org/tumbleweed

    Create the USB stick:

    Double check the devices:
    Code:
    erlangen:~ # lsscsi -sN 
    [2:0:0:0]    disk    ATA      CT2000BX500SSD1  030   /dev/sdc   2.00TB 
    [4:0:0:0]    cd/dvd  PIONEER  DVD-RW  DVR-221  1.00  /dev/sr0   1.07GB 
    [6:0:0:0]    disk    Intenso  Ultra Line       1100  /dev/sda   32.0GB 
    erlangen:~ # findmnt --types iso9660  
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  3. Tumbleweed Partitioning

    Drive /dev/nvme0n1 has been partitioned with the Expert Partitioner into an EFI System partition and two Linux System partitions:

    Code:
    erlangen:~ # fdisk -x -o Device,Size,Type /dev/nvme0n1 
    Disk /dev/nvme0n1: 1.82 TiB, 2000398934016 bytes, 3907029168 sectors
    Disk model: Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 2TB             
    Units: sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes 
    Sector size (logical/physical): 512 bytes / 512 bytes 
    I/O size (minimum/optimal): 512 bytes / 512 bytes 
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  4. Leap / Plasma Locales Configuration

    Locales come with three flavors. Each has its own configuration file:

    1. System Locale:

    System locale is set during installation:
    Code:
    erlangen:~ # cat /etc/locale.conf  
    LANG=en_GB.utf8 
    erlangen:~ # localectl  
       System Locale: LANG=en_GB.utf8 
           VC Keymap: de-nodeadkeys 
          X11 Layout: de 
           X11 Model: pc104 
         X11 Variant: nodeadkeys 
         X11 Options: terminate:ctrl_alt_bksp 
    erlangen:~ #
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  5. Leap Update Information

    Always show consistent information by running both commands.
    Code:
    leap154:~ # zypper lr -E 
    #  | Alias                 | Enabled | GPG Check | Priority | URI 
    ---+-----------------------+---------+-----------+----------+------------------------------------------------------------------ 
     1 | openSUSE-Leap-15.4-1  | Yes     | (r ) Yes  |   99     | http://download.opensuse.org/distribution/leap/15.4/repo/oss/ 
     3 | repo-backports-update | Yes     | (r ) Yes  |   99     |
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