Anne Nicholas mengumumkan ketersediaan rilis beta kedua Mandriva Linux 2010.1:
We are now very near the final release. Here comes the second beta release for 2010.1 version of Mandriva Linux. As usual you will be able to test it as it’s available on your favorite public mirror. This second beta release comes with many updates and improvements on major software packages. Mandriva tools have also been updated and provide new functionality: data encryption – encrypt your home directory or your system, it’s as easy as click; parental control – many bug fixes, you can now control not only network access but also applications; network profiles – add your network services to your network profiles; Mandriva Directory Server – this release provides new functionality to help you manage an LDAP directory.