March 21, 2002

Mandrake 8.2 is out

The word is out that Mandrake Linux 8.2 is now available for download
and pre-order. MandrakeStore already has several pre-order specials for
both the 8.2 PowerPack and ProSuite Editions. Place your order now and
be among the first to receive the new release.
Just some of the new features of Mandrake Linux 8.2 include:

* Updated graphical installer with improved rescue mode, encrypted
  filesystem, security updates
* Automatic detection of "hot-plug" devices
* Advanced printer and scanner handling
* Kernel 2.4.18
* Improved Firewire support
* Support for USB2, ECC memory, i830 DRM, ATA133, Geforce3
* XFree86 4.2 provides 3D acceleration for many video cards previously
  only supported in 3.3.6
* glibc 2.2.4
* and lots more

You'll also enjoy KDE 2.2.2 and GNOME 1.4.1. KDE includes a new print
system which has been integrated with PrinterDrake, and GNOME includes
Evolution to closely match the features and look of MS-Outlook.

Read the official announcement here:

Discover the new features:

Place your order today at MandrakeStore.

Mandrake Club members are entitled to download proprietary drivers and
commercial software for 8.2


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