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Lubuntu 15.10 Might Be Ported to Raspberry Pi 2 Soon

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We've just been informed by Mr. Martin Wimpress from the Ubuntu MATE project that he and his team are in talks with the Lubuntu Linux developers to port the operating system to the Raspberry Pi 2 single-board computer (SBC).

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