What Is Open Build Service?

May 30, 2023

The Open Build Service (OBS) is a platform that enables developers to create and distribute software for different Linux distributions without worrying about compatibility. OBS simplifies the packaging process, helping teams easily package a single program for multiple distributions (openSUSE, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Mandriva, Ubuntu, Fedora, Debian, etc.). OBS was formerly called openSUSE Build Service.

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