Mandriva: Mandriva Announces Acquisition of Main Lycoris Assets, New Move on the Desktop
Jun 15, 2005, 16:30 (22 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Mandriva, formerly known as Mandrakesoft, the publisher of the
popular Mandriva Linux distribution, today announced an agreement
to purchase several assets from Lycoris, a major North American
Linux distribution for home users. As part of this agreement,
Lycoris' founder and CEO Joseph Cheek is joining Mandriva to
develop a new and advanced Linux desktop product.
"Since its inception in the year 2000, Lycoris has established a
solid reputation for developing easy to use and friendly operating
systems targetted to the consumer market..."