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Mandriva spurns sale talk with new release

June 3rd, 2010 | No Comments » Tags: , ,

Mandriva may be up for sale but the developers keep pushing out the releases.

Mandriva Spring 2009 RC2 out for testing

April 7th, 2009 | 1 Comment » Tags: ,

The Mandriva development team this morning made available the second release candidate for its Linux 2009 Spring release. Codenamed Estephe, RC2 includes a number of desktop enhancements including KDE 4.2.2, Gnome 2.26. kernel 2.6.29 and X.org server 1.6.

Buffer overflow: Mandriva server, FSF winners, Moblin alpha 2

March 25th, 2009 | No Comments » Tags: , ,

The Mandriva Linux team, close on the heels of its release candidate for its 2009 Spring, has released a beta version of MES 5, the Mandriva Enterprise Server 5. Among other features, MES 5 includes a new installation wizard, Mandriva Directory Server integration and virtualisationwith Xen and KVM.

Mandriva Linux 2009 Spring RC1 ready for testing

March 11th, 2009 | No Comments » Tags: , ,

mandrivaThe Mandriva development team today announced a release candidate for its 2009 Spring release, codenamed Pomerol. Release Candidate 1 includes KDE 4.2.1, GNOME 2.25.92, Xfce 4.6, X.org server 1.6, OpenOffice.Org 3.0.1 and the brand-new qt 4.5.0.

Mandriva Linux 2009 Spring makes its debut

February 13th, 2009 | No Comments » Tags: , ,

mandrivaKickstarting what promises to be a busy couple of months for Linux releases, the Mandriva team has announced the beta release of its Mandriva Linux 2009 Spring edition. Codenamed Margaux, the beta version takes the first steps towards speedier boot times with part one of its Speedboot project.

Mandriva packs in changes for new release

October 9th, 2008 | 1 Comment » Tags: ,

Kicking off what promises to be a month packed full of good Linux releases, Mandriva Linux will today release Mandriva 2009, the latest incarnation of its popular Linux desktop. This is what you can expect.

Mandriva Linux 2009 releases new test version

September 26th, 2008 | No Comments » Tags: , ,

Faster startup and better netbook support are two of the key improvements in this, the second release candidate for Mandriva Linux 2009. Mandriva does warn, however, that the EEPROM problem may still be lurking.

Mandriva Mini for netbooks

September 22nd, 2008 | 2 Comments » Tags: , ,

Mandriva launches version of OS for competitive ultra-portable netbooks. Company says this is aimed at OEMs so users will probably have to wait a bit to buy a netbook with Mandriva Mini rather than downloading a version now.

Mandriva 2009 RC ships

September 4th, 2008 | No Comments » Tags: , ,

Mandriva 2009 RC ships new ath5k driver to replace older, proprietary-based, Wi-Fi drivers.

Mandriva 2009 beta 1 adds KDE 4.1

July 31st, 2008 | 1 Comment » Tags: , ,

Mandriva rolls KDE 4.1 into latest beta along with its own widget theme.

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