A year into the development of Ubuntu, Breezy Badger had delivered on a plethora of improvements. With 5.10 Breezy Badger was GNOME 2.12.1, Linux 2.6.12, and X.Org 6.8.2.
Added to the Ubuntu family in 5.10 Breezy Badger was Edubuntu, an educational-oriented Ubuntu distributions, and Ubuntu for servers support. Some of the major features added in Ubuntu 5.10 were thin client integration, OEM installer support, and launchpad integration. By the time of Breezy Badger, Ubuntu started gaining a lot of acceptance in the Linux arena and from there a lot of excitement began to stir.