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The Cyber Cynic podcast with Steven J. Vaughn-Nichols looks at the popular French-based Linux distributor Mandriva and its troubles in eWEEK Podcast #47.
Linux Watch Editor Steven J. Vaughn-Nichols looks at a number of issues this week, including the "Mandriva Wars."
It's sad that the popular French-based Linux distributor has errupted into infighting with its community and one of its founders, Gael Duval, fighting with the company over his firing. Unfortunately, it's just the way of businesses as they grow from being technology-first companies to being business-first companies.