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MandrakeSoft: Mandrake Linux 9.0 Beta 1 Appears

Jul 23, 2002, 14:30 (29 Talkback[s])

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"Given the choice of enjoying the summer in the beautiful south of California or working on the Mandrake Linux distribution, the twisted MandrakeSoft developers chose to stick around and present Mandrake Linux 9.0 Beta 1.

"As with any Beta, this one is probably loaded with nasty bugs which may cause serious problems on production systems. Betas are only suitable for installation on test systems -- you've been warned!

"A 'feature freeze' will happen soon, so for anyone willing to put down their bottle of suntan lotion long enough to download & test the new Beta, you will enjoy:

"New desktops:

"KDE 3.0.2 and GNOME 2.0 with

  • new icons on the KDE desktop
  • new user images
  • new wallpaper..."

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