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Ubuntu: Ubuntu 17.10 "Artful Aardvark" Preview, (K)ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS, and Release Schedule

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  • Ubuntu 17.10 "Artful Aardvark" Preview Part 1: How It Looks

    Ubuntu 17.10 "Artful Aardvark" is currently in pre-release stage (development version) and planned to be released on October 2017. This release would bring huge changes to mention some: changing user interface from Unity to GNOME, login screen from LightDM to GDM, many functional changes, and a still-unknown new future. I write this article as part one to give you overview about how Artful desktop looks. I wish the best and better future for Ubuntu by heading to this direction.

  • Kubuntu 16.04.3 LTS Update Available

    The third point release update to Kubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) is out now. This contains all the bug-fixes added to 16.04 since its first release in April 2016. Users of 16.04 can run the normal update procedure to get these bug-fixes. In addition, we suggest adding the Backports PPA to update to Plasma 5.8.7. Read more about it:

  • Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS released
  • Ubuntu Server Development Summary – 4 Aug 2017
  • Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark Release Schedule

    Ubuntu 17.10, which is codenamed the Artful Aardvark, is currently penciled in to ship on 19th October, 2016. The release date Ubuntu 17.10 has now been firmed up as are the other development milestones leading up to the mid-October, after a long time Ubuntu making Gnome its default desktop environment, Ubuntu community can help iron this transition from Unity to Gnome by testing pre-release version.

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