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Mageia 2 Linux Released

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Published on 23 May 2012 01:50 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Operating Systems
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The second release of Mageia Linux is now available.

Mageia 2 features a reduced minimal installer, the installer supports MIPS and ARM as well as x86*, systemd integration, better Btrfs support, support for the NILFS2 file-system, updated desktop environments, and much more.

Find out more on Mageia 2 from the release notes or download at Mageia.org.

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