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Ubuntu 12.10 Is Ready To Enter The Zoo

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Published on 18 October 2012 04:28 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Ubuntu
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It's release day today for Ubuntu 12.10, which was developed under the animal codename of "Quantal Quetzal", and boasts many new features.

Ubuntu 12.10 can be fetched shortly from Ubuntu.com and there will be Quantal releases of Kubuntu, Xubuntu, and the other derivatives.

By now all faithful Phoronix readers should be familiar with the Ubuntu 12.10 features, but if you're not, then see the earlier 12.10 articles as there's a ton of new features and changes -- for both better and worse. The Ubuntu Server 12.10 release has also saw a lot of work too, just not the Ubuntu Linux desktop.

Next out of the Ubuntu Zoo will be 13.04 Raring Ringtail in April.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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