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Wubi Do Bee Do, Installing Ubuntu Now So Easy But Hardy Heron Still Too Hard

Apr 24, 2008, 08:15 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Stan Beer)

"Thanks to a wonderful new open source tool called Wubi, downloading and installing the latest version of Ubuntu Linux is now a snap for Windows users. It's a pity the Ubuntu development team still hasn't taken the hint with its latest release, Hardy Heron.

"This article is not about critiquing the inner workings of Ubuntu 8.04. I'll leave that to our specialist Linux reviewers. For all I know, Hardy Heron is the fastest, most stable and feature rich version of Ubuntu to date. The problem is for Windows users that means little if they can't easily make the transition. And after all this time, they still can't...!"

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