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OpenMandriva Lx 2014 Alpha Released

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Published on 01 February 2014 07:39 AM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Operating Systems
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Besides Mageia 4 having been released today ahead of FOSDEM, the other former Mandriva developers that formed OpenMandriva have done their first alpha release of their forthcoming 2014 Linux operating system update.

OpenMandriva Lx 2014 Alpha has an updated Linux kernel, ARMv7 + Razor-Qt support, systemd 208, X.Org Server 1.15, Mesa 10.0, support for realmd, new artwork, KDE 4.12.1, support for iOS 7 integration, working UEFI support, and a variety of other changes.

Those interested in more details or wanting to try out the Lx 2014 Alpha can stop by the OpenMandriva blog for additional details.

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