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Old 04-14-2005, 12:10 AM   #1
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In case you haven't heard.....

Mandrake + Conectiva = ... "Mandriva". Apr. 07, 2005 ... itself "Mandriva," in the wake of its merger with Brazilian Linux distributor Conectiva. ... http://www.desktoplinux.com/news/NS3254578534.html

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French Linux distributor Mandrake has renamed itself "Mandriva," in the wake of its merger with Brazilian Linux distributor Conectiva. The company has launched a competition for ideas on promoting the new name.

According to Mandriva, the name change applies worldwide to both the company and its products. It says the new name will call attention to its merger with Conectiva, as well as ending a trademark dispute with the Hearst Corporation....
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Old 04-21-2005, 02:08 PM   #2
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Well, there are still people, somewhere, I'm sure that use Connectiva and perhaps will need help with it withought cluster f**ing it and mandrake together.
 
Old 04-21-2005, 02:18 PM   #3
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But since Mandrake took over Connectiva this is appropriate. And despite the ****s, your language is inappropriate.
 
Old 04-21-2005, 03:03 PM   #4
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Forgive me, I am used to posting in UT2k4 Clan forums... =)

Won't happen again.

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