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- Joined:Wed Jan 08, 2003 5:24 am
- Location:Tuxville, USA
- Joined:Fri Jan 10, 2003 11:32 am
- Location:Bonny Scotland
yeah i saw that on mandrake's site. they will still operate even though they are in administration, and they seem happy that their expenses are falling and their profits are rising so here's hoping they will go back into the black soon.
- Joined:Fri Jan 10, 2003 2:06 pm
I was reading their site a while ago. It seems they were making nice progress until they let the bean counters take charge. Decisions to 'MAXIMIZE PROFIT' seem to have been made - bloody MBAs.
It seems most of their current troubles stem from some bad decisions in the last couple of years. Made by people who do not understand what the GNU/Linux, GPL, OSS community is about.
- Joined:Sun Jan 19, 2003 11:09 pm
I wouldnt care to much if Red-Hat and Mandrake died, Id just use Debian and Slackware.
- Joined:Tue Jan 28, 2003 4:43 am
- Location:Kansas City
X11 wrote:I wouldnt care to much if Red-Hat and Mandrake died, Id just use Debian and Slackware.
I tried debian and slackware and let me just say, thank God we have commercial linux developers too.
- Joined:Wed Jan 08, 2003 10:40 am
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