View Full Version : Taking you to the Edge: Kubuntu 6.10 - released today!

October 26th, 2006, 01:20 PM
The hard-working Kubuntu team have announced (http://kubuntu.org/announcements/6.10-release.php) the release of the glorious Kubuntu 6.10, code-named Edgy Eft.
Included in this new release of the “blue desktop” are:

KDE 3.5.5: ease of use, contemporary functionality and outstanding graphical design.
Digikam: advanced digital photo management in the box.
Guidance: overhauled power management.
Hardware Database: helping Kubuntu work on more of your computers.
Laptop Buttons: many multimedia buttons work automatically.
Zeroconf: easy network-based sharing by just clicking a tick-box.
System Settings: redesigned to simplify administration. Also included on the Kubuntu CD are additional powerful Free software for existing Microsoft Windows systems, including Firefox 2.0 (http://www.mozilla.com/) and the Thunderbird email client—reclaim your inbox.
Included under the bonnet of Kubuntu 6.10 are GCC 4.1, Glibc 2.4 and the Linux 2.6.17 kernel. Read the release notes (http://kubuntu.org/announcements/6.10-release.php) over at www.kubuntu.org (http://www.kubuntu.org/).
Use Bittorrent as the fastest way to Download (http://www.kubuntu.org/download.php) Kubuntu 6.10 today and spread the Freedom and power to your friends!

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