De ontwikkelaars van Mandriva Linux hebben versie 2010.0 uitgebracht. Deze uitgave is onder andere voorzien van KDE 4.3.2, Gnome 2.28.1, Firefox 3.5.3 en Xorg 1.6.5. Daarnaast wordt Linux-kernel 2.6.31 en OpenOffice.org 3.1.1 gebaseerd op Go-OO meegeleverd. De aankondiging op de blog van de ontwikkelaars ziet er als volgt uit:
Mandriva Linux 2010 is out!
Mandriva is proud to introduce its brand new release: Mandriva Linux 2010, code name Adelie. Take a look on a new desktop: smart, innovative and open!
Your desktop is smart
Included in this new release, “Smart desktop” technology, coming from european research project. Your desktop is tasks oriented. Organize your personal data (mails, documents, images, videos). Notate it, add your comments and tags. Now your data are easy to find through your projects. This is an exclusivity for Mandriva.
Fast and attractive
Don’t wait to have your desktop ready to work! Boot time has been improved again. Mandriva Linux 2010 comes also with a 3 brand new designs: choose the one you prefer. You can also choose one of the 11 extra backgrounds contributed by community members.
Choose your own environment
We believe a linux distribution should reflect open source diversity. Mandriva Linux is the only distribution including both KDE (4.3.2), GNOME (2.28.1) all integrated. Your hardware is a bit old: use lignt environment LXDE. You are netbook user: check our integration, it’s all included in our distribution. Have a look also in Moblin, a new environment dedicated to mobile use.
Take advantage of Mandriva Control Center
Another exclusivity for Mandriva! Your system is easy to administrate. In a few clicks you can:
The best of up to date open source software
- migrate your data from Windows
- configure your network connection very easily (ethernet, wifi, 3G…) and manage your network profiles using an all redesigned tool
- security is easy: parental control, interactive personal firewall, security policies tool
- use guest account so that everybody can use your system in avery secure way for your data
- … and many other functionnalities
Find more information here:
- Kernel 2.6.31
- Xserver 1.6.5
- KDE 4.3.2
- GNOME 2.28.1
- Firefox 3.5.3
- OpenOffice.org 3.1.1
- VirtualBox 3.0.8
All Mandriva iso images are hybrid isos. You can dump it on an USB key using Mandriva Seed (Linux | Windows)
- Powerpack DVDs (including additional software and support): buy it on Mandriva Linux Store
- One CDs (live edition): choose your environment and your language – available 6 iso images for GNOME and KDE
- Free DVDs (100% open source edition): both 32 and 64 bits architectures supported
Thanks again to all Mandriva Linux community efforts who made this new release possible.