Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 15th Feb 2006 22:52 UTC, submitted by Jane Walker
Novell and Ximian Novell plans to release a beta for its Linux Desktop 10 including new features offering better interoperability with Microsoft Office and Open Office, said Ted Haeger, Novell's director of user communities, at the Southern California Linux Expo. The beta, tentatively scheduled for release next month, will include a new feature, dubbed Xgl. Haeger said Xgl will allow users to jump between screens and multiple desktops. Targeted to CAD software users, Xgl has a practical side that allows users to have better window- and file-sharing capabilities.
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When does this ship with Ubuntu?
by Murrell on Thu 16th Feb 2006 02:57 UTC
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What I'd really like to know... Will Ubuntu Dapper ship with this? That'd be nifty.

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thebluesgnr Member since:

It's in Dapper's universe repository.

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skeezix Member since:

SWEET! I knew it wouldn't be in 'main', but I had no idea it'd be in 'universe'. Now, yer sure about that? I'm not gonna be disappointed come April?

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