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Mandriva goes green with packaging for 2010

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MDV (PR): Mandriva, Europe's leading Linux publisher, offers clients recyclable, environmentally-friendly packaging for its latest distribution: Mandriva linux 2010.

On the road again with Mandriva 2010 Spring Alpha1

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MDV Mandriva team wishes you happy new year 2010 and is proud to propose the first alpha release for 2010 Spring. Together with these isos, you will find also technical specifications for this coming release.

Linux on Netbooks at the Netbook World Summit in Paris

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MDV Industry Linux overview by Linux experts Aaron J. Seigo, Community leader at the KDE Foundation and Arnaud Laprévote, CTO Chief Technology Officer at Mandriva Linux. They analyse the influence of Linux on the Laptop industry with the advent of the Netbooks. View here.

Noteworthy Mdv Cooker changes 21 dec – 31 dec

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MDV In spite of the holiday season, lots of new packages continue to trickle in Mandriva Cooker. Amongst the many updates, here is an overview of some important changes:

Poor review with heartwarming community response

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MDV I read this poor review of Mandriva Linux 2010 (the only poor review I’ve seen so far actually), which I got a bit provoked about, not that much because I’m taking things personal, but it’s rather more about stupid people pisses me off!

Mandriva 2010 thoughts

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MDV Mandriva, previously known as Mandrake, was always an interesting mainline GNU/Linux distribution to use, providing some superb server or desktop software. As far as quality is concerned, nothing much has changed since the Nineties, but as far as sophistication of the desktop is concerned, things have come a long way from those dark days.

Mandriva: Nine Priorities for Mandriva Incoming CEO

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MDV As everybody^wnobody know, Hervé YAHI is no longer the CEO of Mandriva. So I decide to rip off an article from The VAR Guy to issue an open letter to the Mandriva direction. So here are 9 priorities for the new Mandriva staff :

The point on some Mandriva community projects

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MDV There are many communities based Mandriva derivatives, but few of them are known. So here is a ( not comprehensive ) list of some Mandriva based derivatives or projects :

Noteworthy Mandriva changes 30 Nov – 20 Dec

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MDV Lots of important changes happened in Mandriva Cooker during the last few weeks. Here is a quick summary:

Go faster with Mandriva InstantOn

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MDV Mandriva is proud to announce it’s brand new environment for mobile devices: Mandriva InstantOn.

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