Ubuntu is a complete desktop Linux operating system with both community and professional support.
|Tags||Desktop Environment GNOME|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux|
Release Notes: Ubuntu 13.04 is the newest release of Ubuntu, released on April 25, 2013. On the desktop, performance on lightweight systems was a core focus for this cycle, and 13.04 delivers significantly faster response times in casual use, and a reduced memory footprint. Key desktop updates are: Unity 7, Upstart 1.8, LibreOffice 4.0, CUPS 1.6.2 and cups-filters 1.0.34, and Python 3.3. On the server, there are many new features, including OpenStack Grizzly, updates to Juju, VMWare integration, Ceph 0.56.4, and MongoDB 2.2.4. All versions use Linux kernel 3.8.8.
Release Notes: This release includes the 2.6.28-6.17 kernel, which is based on 18.104.22.168. An option for installing on the new ext4 file system was added.
Release Notes: This release includes the 2.6.28-3.4 kernel, which is based on 2.6.28-rc8. An option for installing on the new ext4 file system was added.
No changes have been submitted for this release.
Release Notes: This release includes GNOME 2.24, X.Org 7.4, Linux kernel 2.6.27, encrypted private directories, guest sessions, Network Manager 0.7, Samba 3.2, the PAM authentication framework, the Totem BBC plugin, and server virtualization. Ubuntu can be used as a Xen guest. JeOS is now an option in the server installer. Notable inclusions in the main repository are Sun's Java OpenJDK 1.6, Apache's Tomcat 6, ClamAV, and SpamAssassin. A boot degraded RAID setting was added.