Madriva 2009 Released


Man­dri­va 2009 has been released on 9th,October 2008. The Man­dri­va 2009 comes with redesigned installer and new KDE 4.1? as default desk­top. The 2009 ver­sion includes ker­nel 2.6.27, X.Org 7.3, GNOME 2.24, KDE 4.1.2 (and 3.5.10 in / con­trib), Mozil­la Fire­fox 3 and Open Office 3.0.? More details can be found at? Release Notes.

As usasl this release also con­tains the 3 Editions

the One is an instal­lable live CD inte­grat­ed with lat­est pro­pri­etary dri­vers and also avail­able free of charge

the Pow­er­pack will include sup­port, ser­vices, a wider range of pack­ages, and many third-par­ty pro­pri­etary appli­ca­tions such as (but not nec­es­sar­i­ly includ­ing) LinD­VD, Scilab and 03 Spaces.

the Free will be a pure free / open source soft­ware edi­tion, with­out any of the non-free pack­ages bun­dled with oth­er edi­tions, avail­able for free download.