Version 1 of Mageia, a Linux distribution built and maintained by many former developers and contributors to Mandriva Linux, has been released. Mageia began in September 2010 as a fork of Mandriva Linux. It is supported by a not-for-profit organisation, governed by a body of recognized and elected contributors, and made by 100+ people around the world. Mageia 1 ships with the 2.6.38 kernel series, specifically 2.6.38.7 at release time.

About Mageia

Mageia is a fork of Mandriva Linux formed in September 2010 by former employees and contributors to the popular French Linux distribution. Unlike Mandriva, which is a commercial entity, the Mageia project is a community project and a non-profit organisation whose goal is to develop a free Linux-based operating system.

Distribution Name
Mageia
Version
1
Architecture
x86_64
Number of Media
1
Size
3,726 MB
Media Type
DVD
Software Type
Linux
http://www.mageia.org/
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