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Good Bye Mandriva

I am no longer working for Mandriva S.A. since the beginning of the year. I was working as a consultant on marketing as well as on the Open Source relations for the company since 2012 and it is time for me to move forward. I had a great time at …

Something new in the land of Linux distros

If you have been following the news and stories on Linux  distributions since over ten years like I have been, you tend to have  a fairly standard view -yet an educated one- about what’s going on with them, why every year since about 2002 this could have been the year …

Special Announcement: Mandriva invests in Formula 1 racing

Special Announcement: Mandriva invests in Formula 1 racing

For more information please visit Mandriva’s announcement blog. Like this:Like Loading…

For more information please visit Mandriva’s announcement blog. Like this:Like Loading…

A good week

It’s been a good and busy week so far, and it’s not over yet with FOSDEM starting in Brussels on Saturday. It started with something I’m quite excited about: I got elected at the Board of Silicon Sentier. Silicon Sentier is the Parisian hub of innovation, collaboration and start-up incubation. …

OpenMandriva gets incorporated

As the first post of 2013 I thought this would be quite interesting. OpenMandriva, the project continuing the development of the  Mandriva Linux distribution is now fully incorporated as a French NGO (“Association de loi 1901″).  What this means is nothing short of remarkable: We are witnessing (and in some …

OpenMandriva takes off

The OpenMandriva community is moving on. The statutes of the “OpenMandriva Association” have been sent to the French authorities and the incorporation process has thus started. At the same time, preparations are ongoing to migrate both the actual development environment of the distribution and the entire community infrastructure. On top …

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