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Old 10-12-2005, 01:21 AM   #1
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2006 Price

Is Mandriva 2006 a free download or is it still only available to paying club members and sponsors?
Old 10-12-2005, 01:44 AM   #2
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Mandrake/Mandriva always provides a free download, you just have to wait a couple of weeks after they release it to the club for it to be available. I think they plan to release the free download in late october.

After you've got the free download going to will get you all the software thats in the Powerpack+ (and more like PLF and Contrib) edition, except for the special driver RPMs and closed source applications like Adobe Reader.
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Mandriva says they'll release the tree tomorrow (source code tree I assume), and their last date for public ISOs was Nov 4th. You can buy 2006 either at linux central or distrowatch now though, if you want, for like $6 to $16.


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