Ubuntu development team has released a beta version for Ubuntu 10.10, the up-coming version of ‘Ubuntu’, a famous free Linux operating system. Ubuntu 10.10 is codenamed as “Maverick Meerkat”, this beta release came after 3 Alpha releases and it is now available for download in both desktop and Netbook editions.
Ubuntu 10.10 Beta brings several changes like new wallpapers, an improved theme, a new installer, and the powerful Shotwell photo organizer and editor.
The kernel packages were updated to version 2.6.35-19.28 and GNOME 2.32 Beta 1 is now the default desktop environment, also Firefox got updated to version 3.6.9.
Below videos shows the changes in both desktop and Netbook editions:
According to ubuntu the Release Candidate will be released on 30th September 2010 and Final version will be Released on 10th October 2010.
Download links for Ubuntu 10.10Beta :
- Both Desktop and Netbook Edition Links:
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