“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…”