Xubuntu 6.06 Beta Released
jani.monoses at gmail.com
Thu Apr 20 21:08:20 BST 2006
We are pleased to announce that the first public beta release of Xubuntu,
the latest official addition to the Ubuntu family of derivative
distributions has arrived.
Xubuntu is built around the solid Ubuntu core and the friendly and
Xfce desktop environment, with the specific goal of providing a nice user
even on older hardware.
To get Xubuntu 6.06 Beta
visit the URL below, keeping in mind the using torrents is preferred
There are two CD variants as with Ubuntu 6.06 Beta:
* classical install image with the text mode interface
* desktop image, which can be tried as a liveCD and optionally installed
permanently using a graphical
The final version of Xubuntu 6.06 is expected to be released in June.
What's in Xubuntu Beta
This release includes a recent code snapshot of the upcoming Xfce
In addition a nice selection of applications is provided to complete the
The install CD also contains Openoffice.org2 but it not installed by
Under the hood, as part of the Ubuntu base system there is linux 188.8.131.52,
gcc 4.0.3 and Xorg 7.0
Feedback and helping
if you are interested in helping out please visit
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