Mandrake Linux 9.2 Beta 2
Posted on: 08/06/2003 08:21 PM

MandrakeSoft S.A. has released the second beta of Mandrake Linux 9.2

This newest version of Mandrake Linux delivers an unparalleled level of technology for desktop users in addition to extensive and unique server features.

Corrections from Beta 1 include:

- Rpmdrake now functional
- Upgrade from former versions now fully handled
- New windows are now conveniently centered

Urpmi and rpmdrake still complain about missing key. This issue should be fixed in the next beta.


- First version of Netprofile, the new network profiles manager designed for users who connect to multiple networks. Feedback is highly requested for this newly introduced feature.
- Complete rewrite of userdrake (user management) in Gtk2
- New bootsplash (graphical boot) with graphical design not completed
- Improved localization
- New font support for Indian
- Enhanced drakTermServ (terminal server configurator).

New software versions:

- KDE 3.1.3
- GNOME 2.3.5
- Evolution 1.4.4
- Openldap 2.1.22
- kerberos5 1.3


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