The decision on the fate of Mandriva postponed until January 23 due to the emergence of potential buyers from Russia

The French company Mandriva announced the immediate offer to purchase third-party companies face. Major shareholders asked to identify their position on this issue. The final decision on the future fate of the company will be accepted on January 23.

Recall that because of conflict of interest, the two major shareholders have any problems with the continuation of, in connection with which the French company had planned to stop Mandriva its activities on 16 January and declare bankruptcy.

Russian companies’ Linux-center “,” Penguin Software “,” ROSA “and Mandriva.ru declared their readiness to take over the development and support of the distribution, in the event of termination of the French company Mandriva.

18 January 2012

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