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Mandriva Linux 2008 Spring (2008.1) is the 22nd release of Mandriva Linux. It was released on April 9th, 2008.


[edit] Availability

Mandriva Linux 2008 Spring is available in three editions: One, Powerpack and Free, for both i586 and x86-64 architectures. One and Free can be downloaded free of charge from official Mandriva mirrors and via BitTorrent. To download these editions, visit this page. You can also access the BitTorrent downloads directly at this page. Powerpack is a commercial edition available by purchase from the Mandriva Store. For information on the differences between the editions, visit this page.

[edit] Release Tour, Release Notes, Errata and Updates

[edit] Reviewer's Guide

The Reviewer's Guide is essential reading if you're planning to write a review of Mandriva Linux 2008 Spring. It gives you an overview of the unique features of Mandriva Linux that you can use to compare it with other distributions. Please take a look if you're planning a Mandriva Linux 2008 Spring review.

[edit] Installation

For instructions on writing the ISO files to CD or DVD discs, see Writing CD and DVD images. For installation instructions, see Installing Mandriva Linux.

[edit] Package Lists

[edit] One

[edit] Free

[edit] Powerpack

[edit] Managing Languages in Mandriva Linux

Mandriva Linux is translated in about 70 different languages. You will find them on all versions of distribution. One CDs, due to space question, is providing 3 flavours of languages packs, where you will be able to find most current languages:

[edit] extra-i18n

  • Arabic (ar)
  • Bulgarian (bg)
  • Czech (cs)
  • Danish (da)
  • Greek (el)
  • English (Australia) (en_AU)
  • English (Canada) (en_CA)
  • English (en_GB)
  • English (Ireland) (en_IE)
  • English (New-Zealand) (en_NZ)
  • English (American) (en_US)
  • Estonian (et)
  • Euskara (Basque) (eu)
  • Hebrew (he)
  • Hindi (hi)
  • Hungarian (hu)
  • Lithuanian (lt)
  • Swedish (sv)
  • Ukrainian (uk)
  • Uzbek (uz)
  • Uzbek (cyrillic) (uz@cyrillic)
  • Zulu (zu)

[edit] int

  • German (de)
  • English (Australia) (en_AU)
  • English (Canada) (en_CA)
  • English (en_GB)
  • English (Ireland) (en_IE)
  • English (New-Zealand) (en_NZ)
  • English (American) (en_US)
  • Spanish (es)
  • French (fr)
  • Italian (it)
  • Norwegian Bokmaal (nb)
  • Dutch (nl)
  • Norwegian Nynorsk (nn)
  • Polish (pl)
  • Portuguese (pt)
  • Portuguese (Brasil) (pt_BR)
  • Russian (ru)

[edit] asian

  • Chinese Simplified (zh_CN)
  • Chinese Traditional (zh_TW)
  • English (Australia) (en_AU)
  • English (Canada) (en_CA)
  • English (en_GB)
  • English (Ireland) (en_IE)
  • English (New-Zealand) (en_NZ)
  • English (American) (en_US)
  • Indonesian (id)
  • Japanese (ja)
  • Korean (ko)
  • Malay (ms)
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