Installing Mandriva ROSA rocket launcher in Ubuntu KDEview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have a desktop computer in which I have installed the Mandriva 2011, it has a new application menu launcher like Unity, and is called ROSA Rocket launcher. I feel that this a better application launcher than the default KDE launcher. My question is, Is there anyway to install it in Ubuntu ? (HowTos)

Decision on Mandriva shutdown delayedview story

http://www.itwire.com – The French GNU/Linux company Mandriva has earned a stay of execution with an "external entity" expressing an interest in acquiring the company, according to the company blog (IT news)

Back and forthview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have been aware of, and interested in the whole Linux platform, since the mid-1990's when a friend showed me RedHat. I tinkered with the installations, but not having the deeper knowledge, it was an interesting experience. I did try to learn some basics about the command line (bash, etc) and even attempted to dabble with Perl and Python. (Hardware)

Mandriva may be forced to shut downview story

http://www.itwire.com – The French GNU/Linux company, Mandriva, may be forced to shut its doors as soon as January 16, following the refusal of one of its main shareholders to accept a recapitalisation scheme. (IT news)

Connecting to the internet with ubuntu 11.10view story

http://askubuntu.com – I just installed the newest ubuntu, the 11.10 version. I was using mandriva and windows 7 ultimate. I dont know how to connect the laptop with the internet in the following ways. some one please help 1. tried to connect via bluetooth in my phone. I was using internet, using the same phone and connection, and laptop in mandriva 2. I have plugged in a wired connection. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Laptop Screen issue - Acer Aspire 1360view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi folks, I've been struggling to get the correct resolution working on an Acer Aspire 1360 model for some 6 months. Ubuntu 11.10 works fine, except for this VGA issue. (Hardware)

ALT Linux 6 Simply reviewview story

http://www.linuxbsdos.com – ALT Linux, published by ALT Linux Ltd., a software vendor based in Moscow, Russia, is a distribution that originated from what used to be Mandrake Linux, now Mandriva Desktop. The first review of an ALT Linux Simply edition was of Simply Linux 5 (see Simply Linux 5 review). This srticle is a review of ALT [...] (General)

Mandriva 2011 “Hydrogen” is out!view story

http://blog.mandriva.com – Hooray! As promised earlier, we are happy to announce that Mandriva 2011 is out. You can download ISO images from here. When downloading an iso-image, perhaps you will want to read the Release Notes. We prepared a small manual of how to upgrade to the new release for users of the Mandriva Desktop 2010.2. If you have never tried Mandriva, take a look at the Mandriva 2011 Tour. (General)

Getting to Goldview story

http://blog.mandriva.com – Today, in celebration of 20th birthday of Linux, we totally freezed Mandriva 2011 repository. No more additions, no more fixes, no more anything. We started the final countdown till “copying to gold”. As you already know, Mandriva 2011 is coming with .38 kernel and some other “old” applications. (General)

Mageia 1view story

http://desktoplinuxreviews.com – Mandriva had been around a long time and is a popular desktop distribution. I was intrigued to find that Mandriva now has a fork called Mageia. The first release of Mageia came out recently and I finally found some time to sit down and give it a go. Mageia was created by former Mandriva contributors. For more background, be sure to read the original announcement about Mageia. (Distributions)