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Mandriva, Turbolinux enter Linux alliance

The two second-tier Linux companies will adopt common Linux software and engineering. Alas, this idea doesn't have a great history of success.

By January 16, 2008


Mandriva unlikely to move in with Microsoft anytime soon

Microsoft played hard to beat Mandriva in Nigeria. I doubt Mandriva will return the favor with a patent agreement.

By November 1, 2007


Mandriva to Microsoft: Take your patents and...

Mandriva follows Ubuntu in declaring to Microsoft: "We don't need your stinkin' patents."

By June 19, 2007


Ulteo brings OpenOffice to Web browser

Start-up headed by Mandriva founder Gael Duval creates a version of the open-source productivity software suite for the Mozilla Web browser.

By December 11, 2007


Linux CEO lashes out at Ballmer

After seeing Windows wedge its way into a deal with the Nigerian government, Mandriva's chief criticizes Microsoft's competitive tactics.

By November 1, 2007


Novell lays off AppArmor programmers

Novell reduces AppArmor work, relying instead on the open-source community, but project leaders launch a new company for the open-source Linux security project.

By October 11, 2007


Microsoft pleads "Not guilty!" in Nigeria

Microsoft may not always play fair, but it apparently has in the case of the Nigerian government.

By November 3, 2007


Red Hat swats Microsoft's European patent ruling

Red Hat isn't buying Microsoft's patent ruling in Europe.

By October 25, 2007