Archive for the ‘Ubuntu’ Category

Where Ubuntu LiveCD Both Succeeds and Fails

April 23rd, 2006 Comments off

Application Development Trends has a second blog posting covering positive and negative aspects of the latest beta version of the Ubuntu LiveCD. Overall, some good points are made, such as the expectations some Windows users may have when trying Linux out for the first time. The first part of the Ubuntu coverage is here.

Categories: Desktop, Reviews, Ubuntu

Dapper beta due tomorrow

April 19th, 2006 Comments off

TECTONIC has some information on Dapper beta, including the combination of the install and LiveCD, Network Manager, and the new theme.

Categories: Desktop, Releases, Ubuntu

Ubuntu v6.06 Dapper Drake Flight 6 Screenshots

April 3rd, 2006 Comments off

Phoronix has screenshots of the latest Ubuntu v6.06 Dapper Drake Flight 6 LiveCD. Network-Manager is visible in the top right corner.

Update: OSDir has them too.

Categories: Desktop, Screenshots, Ubuntu

Ubuntu Dapper Flight 6 Available for Download

March 31st, 2006 Comments off

While it doesn’t appear to be officially announced yet, Dapper Flight 6 has been posted to download mirrors. There are many LiveCD improvements, including NetworkManager by default, and an improved Espresso installer. Lots of screenshots of the improved installer, along with other improvements to the hard drive install version of Ubuntu have been posted.

Categories: Desktop, Releases, Ubuntu

Ubuntu LiveCD for Intel based Macs

March 20th, 2006 Comments off

A couple weeks ago Mactel-Linux released a remastered Ubuntu Linux LiveCD for the new Intel-based Macs. Download it from here.

Categories: Desktop, Releases, Ubuntu

Ubuntu Linux 6.04 Alpha 5 Screenshots

March 12th, 2006 Comments off

OSDir has screenshots of the Ubuntu Linux 6.04 Flight 5 LiveCD. Included is an improved version of the Espresso installer and new theme elements. Download it from here.