This category is for Linux distributions that are optimised for multiple countries or for people who speak languages other than English.
Italian distribution from scratch, begun 1996 on 4 floppy disks, grew big (2 CD-ROMs), then shrunk down to a few packages for business card CD-ROMs; descriptions, documents, downloads, author information. English, Italian.
Debian metadistribution, fully configured KDE and added software: RTLinux, French Netscape, simplified installation in French. First French firm to make a distribution in France, technical support, assistance to use open source software in hard realtime uses, and network security. [English, German, French]
Transmeta Exports Midori Linux to China
Firm known for its Crusoe processor signs deal with Chinese 2000 Holdings to use Transmeta's Midori version of Linux in mobile and embedded devices. Two firms plan to target markets in China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan. [The Register] (June 15, 2003)
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