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Release Candidate for Ubuntu 6.06 LTS

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The Ubuntu team is proud to announce the Release Candidate for version 6.06 LTS of Ubuntu, Kubuntu and Edubuntu - codenamed "Dapper Drake". The Release Candidated includes installable live Desktop CDs, server images, alternate text-mode installation CDs and an upgrade wizard for users of the current stable release.

We consider this release candidate complete, stable and suitable for testing by any user. We would especially recommend that current Ubuntu 5.10 ("Breezy Badger") users and developers use the upgrade procedure described below.

6.06 LTS will be the first Ubuntu release with long-term support: three years on the desktop, and five years on the server.

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