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eSchool News: Say Hello to Edubuntu

“Thursday marked the release of Ubuntu Linux version 5.10 (thats
year dot month), better known as ‘Breezy Badger.’ Since the release
of ‘Warty Warthog’ a year ago, Ubuntu has quickly become one of the
most popular desktop Linux distributions in the world, thanks to a
combination of good timing, good taste and a focus on global
collaboration and community building. Ubuntu Linux is and always
will be completely free.

“Of particular interest to educators is the new Edubuntu
distribution, which is a special version of Ubuntu Linux tailored
for schools. The first Edubuntu release only represents a few
months of work, so its goals are modest, particularly for the
casual user…”

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