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First Look at a Distro Changed: Mandriva LE 2005
Posted by Philipp Esselbach on: 05/02/2005 05:36 AM [ Print | 0 comment(s) ]
Mad Penguin takes a look at Mandriva LE 2005
If there is indeed a desktop Linux market, Mandrake Linux was one of the founding fathers, and up until their recent purchase of Conectiva Linux (and subsequent name change to Mandriva), they've reigned right along side other big-name contenders such as Novell/SUSE, Red Hat, Linspire, and Xandros... and you know what? They've done damn well, even surviving near extinction at one point when they filed "declaration de cessation des paiements" which is the French equivalent of Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the USA. How does the future of their desktop look? Stick around. We're about to find out.