Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 17th Oct 2013 22:05 UTC, submitted by Drumhellar
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu

After the customary six months of incubation, Ubuntu 13.10 - codenamed Saucy Salamander - has hatched. The new version of the popular Linux distribution brings updated applications and several new features, including augmented search capabilities in the Unity desktop shell.

Although Saucy Salamander offers some useful improvements, it's a relatively thin update. XMir, the most noteworthy item on the 13.10 roadmap, was ultimately deferred for inclusion in a future release. Canonical's efforts during the Saucy development cycle were largely focused on the company's new display server and upcoming Unity overhaul, but neither is yet ready for the desktop.

It's also the first version available for phones. Well, for the Nexus 4.

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Goodbye Ubuntu
by benali72 on Sat 19th Oct 2013 04:10 UTC
benali72
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2008-05-03

I gave up on Ubuntu when they decided the future was mobile. I want an OS for our desktops. Sorry ubuntu.

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RE: Goodbye Ubuntu
by SeeM on Sat 19th Oct 2013 08:35 in reply to "Goodbye Ubuntu"
SeeM Member since:
2011-09-10

I gave up on Ubuntu when they decided the future was mobile. I want an OS for our desktops. Sorry ubuntu.


Because there is. But they provide Ubuntu as well.

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RE[2]: Goodbye Ubuntu
by res0r9lm on Sun 20th Oct 2013 03:27 in reply to "RE: Goodbye Ubuntu"
res0r9lm Member since:
2013-08-13

Once Ubuntu switches to Mir I think many users will Mint Debian edition

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