linux news

Ubuntu 8.10 Released

UbuntuUbuntu 8.10, the latest in the line of the popular Linux operating system is now available for download from Ubuntu repositories and download mirrors worldwide. Both the desktop and server editions were rolled out today.

New features introduced in the desktop edition are:

  • 3G network support
  • Content from BBC, the British Broadcasting Corporation, streamed through Ubuntu’s default media players
  • Support for guest sessions
  • Install from and write to USB disk support


You may read details of the new features here, and download it here. New feature description and other resources for the server edition is available here

Related Posts

Manjaro’s graphical installer Manjaro is a new desktop distribution based on Arch Linux. Arch Linux is known for its text-based installation process, so a feature I'm always lookin...
The Road to AsteriskNOW 1.5 AsteriskNOW is one of the Linux-based IP-PBX distros that is listed on this site. In the words of Steve Sokol, AsteriskNOW gives you all the tools you...
Switching to Linux: A Windows developer’s view A few weeks ago, I switched my development environment from Windows to Linux, on a project which was developed so far on Windows only. In this post, I...
Flumotion Media Server This is a press release from Fluendo announcing the launch of Flumotion Media Server and its own website. This press release marks the official lau...
Katana – The Linux Robot Katana is a product of Neuronics AG, an intelligent robotics company based in Zürich, Switzerland. The Katana Robotic Arm comes with a powerful...
Distro Update: Sabayon Linux 3.5 The Sabayon development team has announced the latest stable release of Sabayon Linux for the x86 and x86-64 architectures. Sabayon Linux is a Gentoo-...

We Recommend These Vendors and Free Offers

Launch an SSD VPS in Europe, USA, Asia & Australia on Vultr's KVM-based Cloud platform starting at $5:00/month (15 GB SSD, 768 MB of RAM).

Deploy an SSD Cloud server in 55 seconds on DigitalOcean. Built for developers and starting at $5:00/month (20 GB SSD, 512 MB of RAM).

Want to become an expert ethical hacker and penetration tester? Request your free video training course of Online Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking

Whether you're new to Linux or are a Linux guru, you can learn a lot more about the Linux kernel by requesting your free ebook of Linux Kernel In A Nutshell.


Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*