Mandriva Linux 2010 is out!

Wednesday, 04 November 2009 21:39

motif-pwp4 November 2009, Mandriva introduce Mandriva Linux 2010, code name Adelie, the 25th version of Mandriva Linux.





Included in this new release, “Smart desktop” technology, coming from european research project.
Your desktop is tasks oriented. Organize your personal data (mails, documents, images, videos). Notate it, add your comments and tags. Now your data are easy to find through your projects. This is an exclusivity for Mandriva.

Boot time has been improved again.  Mandriva Linux 2010 comes also with a 3 brand new designs: choose the one you prefer. You can also choose one of the 11 extra backgrounds contributed by community members.

Mandriva Linux is the only distribution including both KDE (4.3.2), GNOME (2.28.1)  all integrated. Your hardware is a bit old: use lignt environment LXDE. You are netbook user: check our integration, it's all included in our distribution. Have a look also in Moblin, a new environment dedicated to mobile use.

Your system is easy to administrate. In a few clicks you can:

- migrate your data from Windows
- configure your network connection very easily (ethernet, wifi, 3G...) and manage your network profiles using an all redesigned tool
- security is easy: parental control, interactive personal firewall, security policies tool
- use guest account so that everybody can use your system in avery secure way for your data
- ... and many other functionnalities

The best of up to date open source software

- Kernel 2.6.31
- Xserver 1.6.5
- KDE 4.3.2
- GNOME 2.28.1
- Firefox 3.5.3
- OpenOffice.org 3.1.1
- VirtualBox 3.0.8


More information here:

- 2010 tour: http://wiki.mandriva.com/en/2010.0_Tour
- 2010 release notes: http://wiki.mandriva.com/en/2010.0_Notes
- 2010 Errata: http://wiki.mandriva.com/en/2010.0_Errata
- Choose your edition: http://wiki.mandriva.com/en/Mandriva_Linux_2010


Mandriva Linux 2010 is available through:

- Powerpack DVDs including additional software and support: (you can buy it on Mandriva Linux Store)
- One CDs (live edition): choose your environment and your language - available 6 iso images for GNOME and KDE
- Free DVDs (100% open source edition): both 32 and 64 bits architectures supported

All Mandriva iso images are hybrid isos. You can dump it on an USB key using Mandriva Seed (Linux | Windows)

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