Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 25th Aug 2007 19:56 UTC, submitted by AdamW
Mandriva, Mandrake, Lycoris The second beta of Mandriva Linux 2008, codenamed Galilee, is now available. The release notes are available here. A guide to major new features (some of which are not yet implemented in this beta) is available here, and the detailed technical specifications are available here. This beta is available as a three CD or one DVD Free edition (containing no non-free software or drivers) for the x86-32 and x86-64 architectures, with a traditional installer. Future betas will be available in One live/install CD hybrid editions with proprietary drivers.
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RE: Distro popularity contest...
by netpython on Sun 26th Aug 2007 14:42 UTC in reply to "Distro popularity contest..."
netpython
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2005-07-06

I keep wondering why Ubuntu and family seem so popular compared to the most full-featured distro on the planet.

Maybe because of firing the founder or the near bankruptcy issue. Who knows. Personally wherever thereis C,perl or bash that's my home. As long as its any unix,osx or linux i'm in.

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