NewsForge: Mandriva RPM Site is a Labor of Love
Apr 05, 2006, 03:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tina Gasperson)
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"Cliff Wade loves Mandriva Linux so much that he spends his time
and money to create and host RPM files of most of the new
applications that show up on the Mandriva Cooker. Last month, he
got more than a million hits at his SeerofSouls.com (SoS) site,
which hosts more than 5,400 Mandriva RPMs at no charge to site
visitors; the only money that comes in is about $50 a month from
AdSense. 'I do it because I enjoy it,' Wade says.
"Wade has been an avid IRC user for six years, and it was there
that he first heard about an operating system called Linux..."