"April 24 will be a red letter day for the Ubuntu project. It
will be three-and-a-half years since the experiment began and the
release that day of Hardy Heron, as version 8.04 is known, will be
a defining moment. This could well be the release that either makes
or breaks the project.
"The naming system is indicative of this--Ubuntu releases have
never before used an adjective which indicates rock-solid
stability. We've had Warty Warthog, Hoary Hedgehog, Breezy Badger,
Edgy Eft, Dapper Drake, Feisty Fawn and Gutsy Gibbon..."