Ubuntu Linux 12.10 Rolls out as 13.04 Development Rolls In

As Ubuntu 12.10 went out the door, Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth announced initial plans for the next major release, 13.04. The first big reveal was the new name – the Raring Ringtail.

“Go read the dictionary. R is just loaded with juicy stuff we can’t use without invoking the radge wrath of the rinky-dink chorus. Sigh,” Shuttleworth blogged. “Nevertheless, somewhere between the risibly rambunctious and the reboantly ran-tan, the regnally rakish and the reciprocornously rorty, there was bound to be a good fit. Something radious or rident, something to rouse our rowthy rabble.”

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