Since last week's server issues over at the OpenMandriva camp, the beta has been delayed a bit as well as overshadowing what would have been an anniversary announcement. In the meantime, over at the openSUSE project, YaST Developer Lukas Ocilka blogged today that the migration of YaST to Ruby is complete with the last modules being automatically converted.
OpenMandriva LX 2013 Beta Delayed
Yesterday João Patrício posted to the OpenMandriva Website that the upcoming OpenMandriva 2013 beta has been postponed. Patrício said, "We have decided to postpone the release of our Beta for some more days. We are working on the setup of a release branch in ABF at the same time we are finishing some fixes that we believe will provide a better experience for the community. So don’t despair, the Beta is on the cooker."