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  1. #1
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    Ubuntu 8.10 released

    https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ub...er/000116.html

    The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce Ubuntu 8.10 Desktop and Server,
    continuing Ubuntu's tradition of integrating the latest and greatest open
    source technologies into a high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution.

    Read more about the features of Ubuntu 8.10 in the following press releases:

    Desktop edition http://www.ubuntu.com/news/ubuntu-8.10-desktop
    Server edition http://www.ubuntu.com/news/ubuntu-8.10-server

    Ubuntu 8.10 will be supported for 18 months on both desktops and servers.
    Users requiring a longer support lifetime may choose to continue using
    Ubuntu 8.04 LTS rather than upgrading to or installing 8.10.

    Ubuntu 8.10 is also the basis for new 8.10 releases of Kubuntu, Xubuntu, and
    UbuntuStudio:

    http://kubuntu.org/news/8.10-release
    http://xubuntu.org/news/intrepid/release
    http://ubuntustudio.org/8-10_release_note

    To Get Ubuntu 8.10
    ------------------

    To download Ubuntu 8.10, or obtain CDs, visit:

    http://www.ubuntu.com/getubuntu

    Because Ubuntu 8.04 LTS is a long-term support release, users of that
    release will not be offered an automatic upgrade to 8.10 via Update Manager.
    For instructions on upgrading to Ubuntu 8.10, see:

    http://www.ubuntu.com/getubuntu/upgrading

    As always, upgrades to the latest version of Ubuntu are entirely free of
    charge.

    We recommend that all users read the release notes, which document
    caveats and workarounds for known issues. They are available at:

    http://www.ubuntu.com/getubuntu/releasenotes/810

    Find out what's new in this release with a graphical overview:

    http://www.ubuntu.com/getubuntu/rele...es/810overview

    If you have a question, or if you think you may have found a bug but
    aren't sure, try asking on the #ubuntu IRC channel, on the Ubuntu Users
    mailing list, or on the Ubuntu forums:

    #ubuntu on irc.freenode.net
    http://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-users
    http://www.ubuntuforums.org/

    Helping Shape Ubuntu
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    If you would like to help shape Ubuntu, take a look at the list of ways
    you can participate at:

    http://www.ubuntu.com/community/participate/

    About Ubuntu
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    Ubuntu is a full-featured Linux distribution for desktops, laptops, and
    servers, with a fast and easy install and regular releases. A
    tightly-integrated selection of excellent applications is included, and
    an incredible variety of add-on software is just a few clicks away.

    Professional technical support is available from Canonical Limited and
    hundreds of other companies around the world. For more information about
    support, visit:

    http://www.ubuntu.com/support

    More Information
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    You can find out more about Ubuntu and about this release on our website:

    http://www.ubuntu.com/

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  2. #2
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    Re: Ubuntu 8.10 released

    Let me be the first to say, Hurrah! And well done to all the Ubuntu devs, Kernel people and everyone else involved, your work is very, VERY much appreciated.

    A computer is only as powerful as the user who uses it.

  3. #3
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    Re: Ubuntu 8.10 released

    Great, I'll soon update my Intrepid development version to the final release
    Designed for Ubuntu GNU/Linux

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