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Mandriva Alpha Tests New Name, Mageia Needs Artwork

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The second alpha of upcoming Mandriva 2012, announced on November 6, reflects some progress while other issues remain. Mageia ran a contest for artwork during the version 2 developmental phase, and it was such a success, they're doing it again for 3. So, test Mandriva and draw some pretty pictures for Mageia.

Mandriva/Moondrake

Per Øyvind Karlsen announced "Moondrake GNU/Linux 2012 Alpha 2" on the Mandriva Cooker mailing list explaining that "the name of the distribution used for this release isn't actually the final name chosen, but only one of the likelier candidates under consideration, which we're taking out for a test drive." The community distribution will receive its name by final, remembering that the foundation was recently named OpenMandriva.

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