Top 50 Open Source Companies: Where Are They Now?view story

http://www.thevarguy.com – When The VAR Guy launched his website in January 2008, our resident blogger kept a super close eye on open source channel partner programs. At one point, The VAR Guy published the Open Source 50 — tracking how the top open source companies were working with VARs and IT service providers. (IT news)

Mandriva Receives Reprieve, Future Still Uncertainview story

https://www.linux.com – In his usual man-of-a-few-words manner today, Jean-Manuel Croset, Mandriva COO, announced that enough funds have been secured to allow Mandriva to keep its doors open and continue development. With Croset saying little else, users at least have a nugget of good news to sustain them. Last month Croset solicited user input as to the direction the company might go. (Software)

Mandriva: futuro deciso entro Aprileview story

http://www.oneopensource.it – Dopo due mesi dal temporaneo salvataggio di Mandriva grazie alla Paris Region Economic Development Agency, ed il cui destino è ancora segnato dai problemi finanziari di cui ha sofferto in passato, è stata finalmente pianificata per il 30 aprile prossimo l’assemblea generale degli azionisti, che dovrà pronunciarsi sul destino dell’azienda francese. Come forse alcuni ricorderanno, Linlux (Software)

Hi cpu usage 100% because of plasma-desktopview story

http://chakra-project.org – I see 100 cpu usage by PLasma-desktop at system monitor , i ended the proces and started it back again using terminal and i get thisQDBusConnection: session D-Bus connection created before QCoreApplication. Application may misbehave.QDBusConnection: session D-Bus connection created before QCoreApplication. (HowTos)

Open Source Cloud: ownCloud Releases Commercial Offeringsview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – The transformation of open source projects into business ventures doesn’t always proceed smoothly: Witness Mandriva Linux and OpenOffice.org, to name just a couple examples. But ownCloud, which began the launch of a commercial entity in December 2011, seems to be off to a decidedly successful start, with the release of the company’s first commercial products. (IT news)

Ahoy Mandriva! Are you still out there?view story

http://www.itwire.com – What exactly is happening at Mandriva, the French company that markets a well-known GNU/Linux distribution but seems unable to communicate its position to its users and the public at large? (IT news)

Where do I find Mandriva netinstall?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Where do I find Mandriva Linux netinstall for i386? Do they even have a Mandriva netinstall? (HowTos)

Greetings to All CrunchBangersview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I'm from across the pond (USA) and I've played around with Linux since about 1995/1996.  My first distro was Mandriva or it may have been called something else back then.I discovered CrunchBang back in 2009/2010 and immediately fell in love with it.  I initially installed CrunchBang on an Asus EEE-PC and was amazed that practically everything worked right after installation.&nb (HowTos)

AcetoneISO, is a feature-rich and complete software application to manage CD/DVD images.view story

http://linuxlandit.blogspot.com – AcetoneISO is a free software program to mount and manage image files. Its goals are to be simple, intuitive and stable. Written in Qt 4, this software is meant for all those people looking for a "Daemon Tools for Linux". However, AcetoneISO does not emulate any copy protection while mounting. (HowTos)

Mageia 2 releasedview story

http://ubuntumanual.org – Mageia is a fork of Mandriva Linux. It is a community project which aims to develop a free Linux-based OS. It is a non profit organization that does not have any commercial interests. The latest one is a beta release. Learn more about Mageia 2 release Click here to read more | Tweet this (HowTos)