[PLUG] Mandriva Linux 2008
sundaram at fedoraproject.org
Thu Oct 11 04:04:07 PDT 2007
Vishal Rao wrote:
> On 10/11/07, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
>> Mandriva never pulled the free distribution and the club membership has
>> been open to everyone for a while now.
> Maybe I was mistaken but to me it looked like the free version was
> limited and was not made available for download immediately upon
It wasn't immediately available but there was no limitations in the free
version. It was the exact same copy but maybe a week or so later after
the club members. The benefit for being a club member was that you got
the copy earlier. I don't see anything wrong in that model personally.
> But now that I think about it, I didn't notice any "announcement" that
> "One" 2008.0 is available only to club members for a period and I
> downloaded the KDE Live CD ISO yesterday so they may have mended their
They dropped the club membership as a revenue model.
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