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Mandriva: Dell Releases its First Linux Consumer Product with Mandriva

Sep 16, 2005, 13:45 (14 Talkback[s])

"Mandriva... today announces the availability of a Dell Laptop pre-loaded With Mandriva Linux. The association--a first for the two companies--represents a milestone in Mandriva's effort to make Linux even more accessible to customers, thanks to large OEM deals. Mandriva also counts HP in its portfolio of leading manufacturers.

"Mandriva worked with Dell to certify this first consumer laptop, which is now being sold direct to students by Dell. The company ensured the optimum integration of its Mandriva Linux Limited Edition 2005--a major hit in recent Linux downloads and reviews--with Dell's Latitude 110L. The certified computer is a WIFI 1,4 to 1,7 GHZ mobile Celeron or Pentium M, with 256 to 1280 MB of ram, and a DVD Drive..."

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