Mageia 3 beta 3 is finally out!

As we said in a previous blog post, Mageia 3 planning was modified to give us some more time – for one beta release more, and to enable us to hunt more bugs. We finally had to face quite a … Continue reading

Mageia 3 planning – or, the old story of the hare and the tortoise

After some discussions in a Mageia council meeting, it has been decided to give some more time to the lead-up to the Mageia 3 final release, so we can have more tests, more bug fixes – and  a more stable … Continue reading

Read all about it! Introducing the Mageia documentation team

When you discover a new distro, you can explore the different menus and tools and find out what is familiar and what is new to you. But you also need some more detailed explanations of the different features which are … Continue reading

Time for tests! Mageia 3 beta 2 is out

  We are reaching the final run for Mageia 3 release: beta 2 isos are available for tests. This was a real release full of server failures and bugs . Still, the QA team did a fantastic work as usual. … Continue reading

Mageia 3 beta 2 is coming soon

Being later than planned is becoming quite a tradition with Mageia3! Due to some unforeseen problems with the build server and a nasty kernel bug affecting USB support, beta 2 development release is also a bit delayed. All being well … Continue reading

Mageia will have a booth at FOSDEM 2013

As with previous years, Mageia will be at FOSDEM 2013. We will have a booth in building K, first floor. If you are around let’s meet and speak about our favorite distribution! We will speak about coming Mageia 3 release, but … Continue reading

Happy Mageia New Year!

To all Mageia people around the world, wherever you are, summer or winter, we hope 2013 is a great year for you – and we plan to make it a great year for Mageia! Looking back… 2012 was a pretty … Continue reading

Mageia 3 beta 1 waits for your tests

Finally here is Mageia 3 beta 1. This first beta release was a bit tricky as it comes with some major new features in installer. GRUB2 has been included as an option for now. Using DVDs with classical installer you will … Continue reading

Mageia 3 beta 1: release hell strikes again!

We initially planned Mageia 3 beta 1 today but release time can be unpredictable. Beta 1 will come with some big changes in installer and it took much more time than we expected to integrate it. QA is in progress on … Continue reading

Mageia 1 EOL

Mageia 1 has now reached EOL (end of life) and will not receive any further security or bugfix updates.
You are encouraged to upgrade to Mageia 2 to remain fully updated.
Please see here for more information on upgrading.

Send bugs ad patres for Mageia 3 alpha 3!

Finally the bug hunt was successful and this alpha 3 release is now available for tests. We hope you will enjoy this new one. Upgrade from Mageia 2 is now possible and we need your feedback to make it smooth … Continue reading

Mageia 3 alpha 3 is a bit delayed

Due to some graphic issues during QA tests of alpha3 isos, we will delay a bit this third alpha release.
Stay tuned!

From great to excellent!

Quick update – deadline for submissions is November 30, so please let us have your contribution really soon! Mageia 2 looks good – now let’s see what you can really do! Before we look to Mageia 3, we would like … Continue reading

Mageia 1 reaching EOL

This is a reminder about the end of life process for Mageia 1. Mageia 1 got the project off to a great start, and is soon heading for a well deserved rest. According to our support policy every release is … Continue reading

Troubles with the mailing-lists server

As some of you may know, part of our mailing-lists are still hosted on server and we thank them for that. This server is having an issue at the moment and is unreachable. So for now following mailing-lists are … Continue reading

Modification in Mageia 3 planning

Due to the delay of the Mageia 3 alpha 2 release, the alpha 3 release will be postponed until  2012 Nov. 12th. It will give more time for development, bug fixing and QA. The final release of Mageia 3 is … Continue reading

After a nice bug hunting, Mageia 3 alpha 2 is out!

After some days spent on bug hunting with QA team, alpha 2 isos are finally ready to be tested. Alpha 2 comes with a full set of isos. As usual you will find 2 DVDs using classical installer and a … Continue reading

Mageia 3 alpha 2 a bit delayed

While Mageia 3 alpha 2 is planned for tomorrow, we can already announce some delay (a few days): some issues   to be solved on isos so that we can release a full set including live CDs and DVDs. Stay … Continue reading

Wow! Where did the time go? We’re 2!

Back in September 2010, when Mageia was born, we had big dreams for our baby distro.  It’s great to be able to say: our dreams are coming true! What’s happened since our first birthday? We released Mageia 2 and have started … Continue reading

Try Mageia 3 alpha 1!

Here we go again! Mageia 3 is on the way, and here is the first alpha release. Alpha 1 is now available for download. We are now waiting for your tests. You will find, as usual, DVD and dual isos. … Continue reading