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MandrakeSoft: Mandrake Linux 9.0 Beta 4 Announced

Aug 26, 2002, 16:00 (22 Talkback[s])


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You've been dreaming about it, now it has arrived. Beta 4 of the upcoming Mandrake Linux 9.0 is now available for a thorough "bug-squashing" with your help.

Changes and improvements based on previous reports include:

  • Drakconf: memory leak has been fixed. Additionally, Drakconf offers an improved look and feel.
  • 'tinyfirewall' is now active.
  • RpmDrake: Many improvements have been made including the ability to search package descriptions and the availability of 'noclearcache' option.
New Software

OpenOffice 1.0.1 -- a full-featured office suite is available in a new shiny version.

To read the full announcement and download Mandrake Linux 9.0 Beta 4, please visit:

Thank you for the valuable input during the previous Betas.

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