Unknown Lamer from the making-gnu-easy-since-before-it-was-cool dept.
An anonymous reader writes, quoting OS News: "In his usual man-of-a-few-words manner today, Jean-Manuel Croset, Mandriva COO, announced that enough funds have been secured to allow Mandriva to keep its doors open and continue development."
From the announcement: "The strategy review started two weeks ago will now actively be finalized and the corresponding decisions taken mid of May."
The best book on programming for the layman is "Alice in Wonderland";
but that's because it's the best book on anything for the layman.