"Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth today announced his venture
capital business HBD had made a 'significant investment' and taken
a majority stake in South African distribution ImpiLinux. Other
investors include empowerment group Khuselo Investments.
"ImpiLinux--which previously developed its own
distribution--will now base its operating system on Ubuntu Linux.
The company says it will move its many localisation and development
efforts over to the Ubuntu Linux platform..."