Linux-Mandrake 7.1 (Helium) availability

We are very pleased to announce the immediate availability of Linux-Mandrake 7.1 (Helium).

Linux-Mandrake 7.1 continues to build upon and refine the many innovations first introduced in version 7.0 and adds many new features certain to please beginners and experts alike.

The Linux-Mandrake 7.1 GPL archive now spans one or two CDROMS to bring you the best and most up-to-date applications available, but you can still install a complete system with the first CDROM.

The 7.1 highlights include: support for multiple Cd-Roms at installation time, a new journalised filesystem, a highly tuned Apache web server and a web-based configuration tool that allows remote configuration of a Linux-Mandrake system through a web browser.

"Linux-Mandrake 7.1 is our latest offering which provides a complete and powerful operating system ideal for most needs - from the home user to the demands of an enterprise with high-performance servers, and all at low cost. With the ergonomic improvements and server solutions provided with this release, Linux-Mandrake 7.1 has a great chance of becoming the new Linux standard for both enterprise and home use." declared Jacques Le Marois, President of MandrakeSoft.

Linux-Mandrake 7.1 is now available for download from many locations throughout the Internet. The boxed version, including commercial applications, printed manuals and support will be available in retail outlets at the end of June, 2000.

Here's a sampling of some of the most noteworthy benefits:

Linux-Mandrake 7.1 continues to provide features that aren't available in any other Linux distributions such as Supermount (transparent access to removable media), MSec (Linux security levels), multi-language support and processor optimizations. Try Linux-Mandrake 7.1 today and see for yourself why Linux-Mandrake is becoming the preferred choice for both new and advanced users alike.