This is a Beta product, and it is not aimed to be used in a production environment. It is released for testing and bug hunting. It may have problems. If you download and test this product, please report your findings and problems in the forum and in our issue tracking system. Thank you very much.
OpenMandriva Lx 4.0 Beta
The OpenMandriva Lx teams are pleased to announce the availability of OpenMandriva Lx 4.0 Beta. OpenMandriva Lx 4.0 is a new release. In order to keep current with latest changes in Linux, computer security issues, and computer code writing there are major changes in OM Lx4.
Detailed below are some of the advances that the distribution has incorporated since OpenMandriva Lx 3.03.
This release is available as a live media DVD, downloadable in ISO format. These are available on our downloads page.
Live media means you are able to run OpenMandriva Lx straight from a DVD or memory stick (see below) and try it before installing it. You may also install the system to hard disk either from the running live image or from the boot manager.
For the Beta release, only the KDE Plasma edition is available:
1. KDE Plasma desktop only full featured (Includes applications that will do most things for most users including multimedia and office software.)
As we get closer to the final release, we're also planning to release Basic and text-only versions (Plans subject to change):2. Basic GUI with minimal desktop and only basic system packages with Falkon browser.