Ubuntu 7.04 Arrives Thursday
Apr 16, 2007, 15:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"For Linux business users, the most important Linux release of
2007 so far is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. But for most other Linux
fans, the upcoming release of Ubuntu Version 7.04 on April 19
demands more attention.
"This new v7.04 release encompasses five versions: Ubuntu
Server, Ubuntu Desktop, Edubuntu, Kubuntu, and Xubuntu. Along with
the self-explanatory server and desktop versions, Edubuntu is meant
for educational uses; Kubuntu is a desktop platform that uses KDE
3.5.6 for its desktop environment instead of Ubuntu's GNOME 2.18;
and Xubuntu is a desktop for lower-end PCs and uses the lightweight
Xfce 4.4 desktop manager..."