Ubuntu 12.10 Beta released with disk encryption and Python 3Sep 07, 2012, 19:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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The beta itself has some new features that will be available in the final version, such as support for Logical Volume Management, and full disk encryption. Unity has been updated, and now includes support for previews and coverflow view. Finally, X.org has been updated, and Python 3 has replaced Python 2.