Mandriva SA Mandriva releases control of the community
The firm’s CEO, Jean-Manuel Croset said in the blog that “after reviewing all your messages, suggestions, ideas and comments, mandriva SA decided to transfer responsibility for the mandriva Linux distribution into a separate entity. This means that the future of distribution will not be decided arbitrarily by the company, but try to let the distribution evolves under the care of community responsibility. “
Croset said the company will continue to participate in the community, although it is unclear how the French company will continue considering your monetary problems.
Mandiva born from the merger of Mandrakesoft and Connectiva in 2005. Although the distribution has been relatively well received by the company was never very clear way ahead, and the development community began to lose strength. Ubuntu’s popularity, meanwhile, has also affected Mandriva.distribution, Linux, mandriva, Open Source