Ubuntu Linux 8: Is the Heron Hardier?

“It wasn’t long ago that Gutsy Gibbon was in the news; Ubuntu’s
last release was touted as the easiest and most reliable Linux
ever. Yet, some found it pretty gutless, or even just gusty, with
hardware compatibility still a major bugbear. Linux 8.04, Hardy
Heron, is now on the horizon. Does it look any better?

“Ubuntu have a regular release schedule with subsequent versions
being named with a superlative and an animal, both words beginning
with the same letter of the alphabet…”