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Mandriva Music Contest

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Delighted, we are.

70 entries, and counting. And it’s not over yet! Many thanks to all of you that participated! and hurry up if you still did not sent your works, you have two weeks left to show us your… talent!

On past Wednesday (August, 2nd), some of us (Estelle, Hélène, Nicolas, Sébastien and Romain) who started the contest idea sat down around the table in a quiet, cool meeting room and carefully listened to all entries. We discussed those in regard of the rules and what we wanted. A [yes|no|perhaps], because game, you could say.

The contest is not over, that was merely an informal meeting to hear how things are going. Moreover, we were just a few, so this post will not represent the opinion of all employees. You may find it noticeable anyway, as we tried to make significant points, and we almost always all agreed. There may be some truth in here.

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