Tag: Community

Aug 29 2015

Mandrake ->Mandriva -> The Scion: Your memories at its roots

OpenMandriva The Scion

Hi folks We hope you are enjoying The Scion, for the moment the freshest OpenMandriva release. We asked you a while ago to say why is it that you chose Mandrake? And your memories are great Let’s all enjoy them together! (More of your comments and memories you can see here) Bero “I was working …

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Jun 23 2015

i586 – we follow your say


Hey guys and gals Some days ago a members and community poll regarding i586 was finished. (You can see details here https://blog.openmandriva.org/en/2015/06/should-openmandriva-keep-supporting-i586/)   67% of the participants have said, that they are in favor to support i586 further. So we do! In 1 year we will have another same poll and see how things go. Should …

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Jun 12 2015

Tribute release: your comments creativity!

Hello, OMA on the wire:) Folks, we are preparing the Mandrake tribute release, and many of you probably would wish to say few words. We would be glad to be your mouthpiece;) Please check out the forums and your thoughts are welcome! https://forums.openmandriva.org/en/discussion/1000/to-all-our-users-openmandriva-tribute-edition https://discourse.openmandriva.org/t/to-all-our-users-openmandriva-tribute-edition/110 http://mib.pianetalinux.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=61&t=4584

Jun 05 2015

UPDATED: Should OpenMandriva keep supporting i586?

That was the main question we asked OpenMandriva Association (OMA) Members and now want to ask all the community. The OMA members said Yes – Keep supporting it (56%), presenting as the main reasons that we need to keep supporting legacy technology that is still widely used around the world, specially in development countries that …

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Jun 05 2015

Look! It’s the OpenMandriva Council Election Results

The elections for the OpenMandriva Association Council are finished, counted the votes here are the results. To the nine persons that will integrate the OpenMandriva Council for the next two years – Klebedeff, Bero, RJadot, Rugyada, TPG, JCL, Itchka, Fedya and Avokhmin – Welcome!

May 30 2015

OpenMandriva Council Elections and i586 survey

Dear OpenMandriva Association Member, During this week the OpenMandriva Association (OMA) started the election of it’s council. It’s very important for all members to participate in the elections. OMA also started to listen the members on the i586 architecture usage. In 3 days from now the members voting on the topic will be over and …

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May 27 2015

Tribute to Mandrake

Good news everyone, a new version of OpenMandriva is ready to see the world in a few days, 2014.2 will soon bemaking its way to you. Listen out for details, features – and torrents! OpenMandriva‘s history is well known. It was born at the tail of 2012 with the help of the community and Mandriva SA to continue the work on the distribution after Mandriva SA could not  continue that. We thank Mandriva SA for their …

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Mar 11 2014

OpenMandriva: more than packages and ISO. Our philosophy


We, the group and community that together form OpenMandriva, wish to create a superlative Linux distribution to be of the highest quality. To us the term distribution is inadequate to describe what we wish to achieve. To us a distribution consists not only of the operating system that is produced, but also the group of …

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Jul 31 2013

Building Community Pods

We are setting up the Community Pods for our Association. This is a crucial organizational matter. Community Pods are autonomous groups in the community that contribute to the fulfillment of the OMA mission, and therefore are officially recognized and are part of the organization. More information here. We are looking for contacts and initiatives. If …

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Apr 16 2013

We all are the Community!

We all are the Community! Short story. Facts and statement. OpenMandriva Association (OMA) was founded by community members to continue development of desktop Mandriva Linux, which Mandriva S.A. company could not develop anymore due to their business strategy change. All contributors (including cooker members) and interested parties were invited to join OMA – in this …

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