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Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter #140

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The Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue #140 for the week of April 26th- May 2nd, 2009 is now available.

Jaunty: kernel 2.6.30 fixes the Intel video

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beranger.org: The Jaunty kernel team should apologize to the whole Universe: the Intel video regression is because of the kernel, and here’s the proof.

5 Ways to Get Involved with Ubuntu–for Non-technical Users

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2indya.com: If you are not a technical user of Linux but want to get involved with the sweeping wave of Linux/GNU operating system, Ubuntu offers you some great opportunities.

Ubuntu 9.04 and Intel graphics

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h-online.com: For Linux users who don't need absolute top-notch 3D performance, Intel is considered the preferred graphics solution. However Intel’s drivers are currently in a state of some disarray.

Inside Ubuntu 9.04

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informationweek.com: Critics are calling 'Jaunty Jackalope' as slick and seamless as Mac OS X. We uncover the Linux distro's pitfalls and gotchas.

The trouble with Ubuntu Server for beginners

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beep.name: Most people end up in the Linux camp and the Ubuntu Server build feel like a natural winner. After all, Ubuntu desktop is quite impressive so the server edition should deliver the same kind of experience, right? Wrong! Ubuntu’s Server Edition, like many other Linux Server-oriented releases come without a GUI.

Ubuntu 9.04: A Social Event

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workswithu.com: The release of Jaunty Jackalope (Ubuntu 9.04) on April 23 might have been the most celebrated open source operating system release to date — with 110 release parties taking place across the globe. But here’s the twist:

Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope feels rushed and premature

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bitburners.com: They could have called it the Rushed Ram or Bugsy Bear, but instead its a fictional creature Jackalope. Ubuntu’s latest tries to bring some innovation to the table, after the intermediate Ibex, but unfortunately it doesn’t feel ready from day one.

Chasing the white whale

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  • Ubuntu 9.04 does not use ext4 by default

  • Canonical Engaging Ubuntu Software Partners
  • Chasing the white whale- “the year of the linux desktop” and “new ubuntu theme”

Yawn: Ubuntu 9.04 More of the same

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  • Ubuntu 9.04: More of the same

  • Shortcuts That Work for Ubuntu 9.04
  • A year with Ubuntu Linux
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