Pasadena - April 19, 2001 - MandrakeSoft announces the immediate availability for download of the Linux-Mandrake 8.0 via different Internet servers. With this new version, MandrakeSoft confirms its commitment to offering the most complete, powerful and user-friendly Linux operating system available.The press release is here; mirrors are here. Thanks to The Fixxer for the heads up.
Continuing its strong retail presence and relationship with The Pearson Group, Linux-Mandrake 8.0 will be available in mid-May at leading software retailers in three distinct packages.
In other related news, MS Linux will be shipping in November.