Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 19th Jan 2007 21:25 UTC, submitted by anonymous
Mandriva, Mandrake, Lycoris "Customers and partners can sometimes make a difference. In accordance with their feedback and Mandriva's analysis of the overall advantages and drawbacks of the longer development schedule, Mandriva decided to adjust the life cycle of the consumer oriented products to a shorter 6 month period."
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not surprised by this
by dark child on Fri 19th Jan 2007 21:43 UTC
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I am not surprised by this move. Yearly releases of a distro like Mandriva were bound to cause problems. With other distros releasing every 6 to 9 months, a distro thats released once annually tends to seem outdated when compared to those that release often and include the latest features.

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