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Welcome to the Mandrake Linux Users Club Page!

Are you a happy Mandrake Linux user who would like to directly support your favorite distribution while also receiving special membership privileges? Then the Mandrake Linux Users Club is just for you!

In November 2001, MandrakeSoft introduced MandrakeClub -- a new concept of offering special services and benefits to Club members which also helps the distribution stay true to the Open Source spirit.
Mandrake Club

Over the past year, MandrakeSoft has developed a wide selection of great benefits and services for Club members, including:

  • Full access to commercial applications which are normally only available in retail packs. Over 130 high-quality packages built & tested for Mandrake Linux can be installed with a single mouse click. Applications include easy-to-use web browser plugins, Java, powerful commercial applications and demo versions, software drivers, and lots more
  • Special download mirror list exclusively for Club members
  • Club members can request and vote on new software packages with the volunteer-run RPM voting system. Hundreds of great applications are now available for the PC and PPC versions of Mandrake Linux.
  • Special discounts on third-party products and services. Past promotions have included TransGaming Kohan games, Hancom Office, Yopy, Win4Lin, and many others
  • Special offers for MandrakeOnline such as no advertising, plus discounts and additional free account for "gold" (and higher) level members
  • Special discounts for products and services at MandrakeStore
  • Direct-trading program for MandrakeSoft stock, plus access to real-time trading information
  • Multilingual discussion forums and multilingual articles
  • Access to -- a place where your voice will be heard plus access to special 'club-only' articles
  • A huge database of all the software packages that are currently available for the Mandrake Linux distribution. More than 50,000 RPM packages -- over 100GBs of software (and still growing) -- is now available for all versions of Mandrake Linux!!!
This impressive array of benefits and services make it a great value for all Mandrake users, and there's lots more to come!

In addition to the many benefits of Club membership, you will be helping to ensure the continued development of the Mandrake Linux distribution. The more successful the Club becomes, the better that MandrakeSoft can serve YOU the user.

To view a complete list of MandrakeClub benefits, please visit the MandrakeClub website at

How are membership fees used?
  • Membership fees are primarily used to directly fund the development of the Mandrake Linux distribution. Membership fees also pay the salaries of employees who often contribute directly or indirectly to "external" Free Software projects such as the Linux kernel, KDE, GNOME, Prelude, and others
  • Fees may also be used for the development of community websites such as,, and the development of Internet services specifically for the benefit of Club members

Join the Mandrake Linux Users Club now by choosing a level of Membership (yearly payment):

    Standard Member ($5 month/$60 year or 60 € year)
    Silver Member ($10 month/$120 year or 120 € year)
    Gold Member ($50 month/$600 year or 600 € year)
    Platinum Member ($100 month/$1200 year or 1200 € year)

    [Note: Euro currency is provided to Euro zone citizens during payment process. Credit Card, Wired transfer are accepted as well as check for US and Canada]

    Note: All membership levels currently enjoy almost the same benefits.

To learn more about the history behind the Mandrake Linux Users Club, plus an examination of the "Street Performer" model, please see this article at MandrakeForum. You can read some Frequently Asked Questions about the Club on this page.

Do you represent a business? The Mandrake Corporate Club offers special services and benefits for businesses and enterprise users.


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