Linked by Kroc Camen on Tue 15th Jun 2010 20:37 UTC, submitted by E Herchemals
Mandriva, Mandrake, Lycoris It seems that the previous news about Mandriva SA being for sale have been more than simple rumors. Frederic Cuif* (incorrectly unaccented due to limitations in our CMS), active member of the French-speaking Mandriva User Group has summed up the various outcomes and proposed projects he found after contacting several key members of the company in order to gather information. The result of his investigation can be found on his blog, along with a detailed analysis of the Mandriva business model and the proposed outcomes, from a renewed interest in the distribution and the community from Linagora, potential buyer, to what could be the end of the Mandriva adventure if nothing is done. (Thanks to everybody who submitted this)
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RE[2]: Open Source
by DeadFishMan on Wed 16th Jun 2010 14:01 UTC in reply to "RE: Open Source"
DeadFishMan
Member since:
2006-01-09

"Or perhas Canonical should hire them to take care of Kubuntu?


No thanks, Kubuntu is already better than Madriva. I'd hate to see anything like drakconf in it.
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BWAHAHAHAAHAH.... No, seriously... What? Is there anything really that Kubuntu excels at or that sets it apart from other distros other than the fact that it has got to be buggiest KDE distro in existence?

I am not trying to start a distro flame fest but if you really feel that Kubuntu is better than $INSERT_DISTRO you need serious help!

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RE[3]: Open Source
by Soulbender on Sat 19th Jun 2010 04:57 in reply to "RE[2]: Open Source"
Soulbender Member since:
2005-08-18

I am not trying to start a distro flame fest but if you really feel that Kubuntu is better than $INSERT_DISTRO you need serious help!


Good job on the not starting a flame war thing and not using personal insults. I fail to take your useless comment seriously.

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