Riak KV can be installed on OpenSuse and SLES systems using a binary package. The following steps have been tested to work with Riak on the following x86/x86_64 flavors of SuSE:
- OpenSUSE 11.2
- OpenSUSE 11.3
- OpenSUSE 11.4
Installing with rpm
wget http://s3.amazonaws.com/downloads.basho.com/riak/2.1/2.1.3/sles/11/riak-2.1.3-1.SLES11.x86_64.rpm sudo rpm -Uvh riak-2.1.3-1.SLES11.x86_64.rpm
Now that Riak is installed, check out Verifying a Riak Installation.