Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 14th Feb 2003 03:57 UTC, submitted by ladislav
Mandriva, Mandrake, Lycoris "For the last few weeks I have been reporting on the development cycle of Mandrake 9.1. Then, the presence of an ISO image for Mandrake PPC 9.1 Beta 1 piqued my curiosity, and some days later two ISO images for Mandrake PPC 9.1 Beta 2 were made available on the various mandrake mirrors. Among my obsol... err, I mean, my old computers, I have a 350 MHz iMac which hasn't seen much use for the last 8 months. So without any extraordinary expectations, I decided to attempt the installation of this different flavour of Mandrake Linux. I was in for a few good surprises..." Read the article at DistroWatch.
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sound issue
by josh on Fri 14th Feb 2003 04:57 UTC

to comment on your sound issue with the distro. I found that in almost all the ppc distros of linux. kde preconfigures the sound of the cd to be on record which produces this annoying static. The answer to this problem is simple. just use kmix or aumix to turn the record off (from red to green) and the sound noise should go away. This is just what im guessing the sound problem was