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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
After finally trying Mageia 2 I can clearly see why the download numbers appear to be skyrocketing. Though only recently introduced, Mageia already has much to offer its users, as you will soon see.
Mageia 2 Features
* Available to download in CD or DVD versions.
* Download this distribution via FTP, http, or BitTorrent.
* This release uses Linux kernel 3.3.6.
* Firefox extended support release has been included for users who are tired of the frequent updates.
* Packages available for servers, databases, mail, and more.
* A long list of available desktop environments, and window managers.