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Mandriva 2011 RC 1 Released, Almost

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ostatic.com: Eugeni Dodonov announced the release of Mandriva 2011 RC1 earlier, but I'm still waiting for it to hit mirrors. He did actually said it was "coming," so his announcement could be considered a big ole tease.

Mandriva 2011 Beta 3 Looks Awesome, Screenshot Tour

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softpedia.com: Mandriva, through Eugeni Dodonov, announced today, June 1st, the immediate availability for testing of the third and last Beta version of the upcoming Mandriva 2011 Linux operating system. This unexpected release is here to make Mandriva 2011 a more stable OS.

Mandriva Application Manager – New look & feel

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blog.mandriva.com: Another screencast preview of the new Mandriva Application Manager has been published at YouTube.

Linux Mandriva 2010.2 or Linux Ubuntu 10.10?

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yankeebook.com: Before even trying Linux Mandriva like any other UNIXoid noobs I was using Ubuntu 8.02 and 9.04, and boy how stupid I have been back then. Why? Because all this time Mandriva DVD was sharing the dust on my forgotten shelve until one day I didn’t pick it up.

Solutions Linux 2011

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  • First day at Solutions Linux 2011
  • Second day at Solutions Linux 2011

Mandriva 2011 Beta 2 - The Return of XKill

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ostatic.com: Mandriva 2011 Beta 2 was made available earlier today and my interest has been piqued since I saw Eugeni Dodonov's screenshot a couple of days ago. It's gone now, but the whole desktop appeared to be this launcher with a gray background. I was almost panicked.

Mandriva 2010.2 KDE Review

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linuxlibrary.org: Way back in ancient times when Mandriva was still Mandrake this was actually the first distribution of Linux I recall ever using. Things have come a long way since.

Mandriva Application Manager preview

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blog.mandriva.com: Today we have posted the first publicly available screencast of the new Mandriva Application Manager (MAM) on youtube. It shows the basic look&feel.

Mandriva 2011 beta1point1 released

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  • Mandriva 2011 beta1.1 32-bit Released to address boot bug
  • Mandriva Enterprise Server 5.2 is out

Mandriva Releases 2011 Beta 1

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ostatic.com: In what could be seen as a coincidence, Mandriva announced 2011 beta 1 today, just one day after Mageia released their alpha 2. As you might guess, the similarities are distinct, but then there are significant differences as well.

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