Kubuntu 7.04 Beta Available
jriddell at ubuntu.com
Fri Mar 23 16:59:56 GMT 2007
The Beta for Kubuntu 7.04 is now available for download.
Kubuntu is a user friendly operating system based on KDE,
the K Desktop Environment. With a predictable 6 month release
cycle and part of the Ubuntu project, Kubuntu is the GNU/Linux
distribution for everyone.
Download Kubuntu 7.04
If you are running Kubuntu 6.10 and want to upgrade to 7.04 Beta
test our new upgrade tool.
For new installs, download the ISO CD image. Please download using
bittorrent if possible.
http://nl.releases.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/7.04 (The Netherlands)
http://za.releases.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/7.04 (South Africa)
Rest of the world:
http://releases.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/7.04 (Great Britain)
What is in This Release?
This release comes with the latest KDE 3.5.6 desktop. It includes a
re-written partitioner in the desktop CD installer. Network setup is
now easier with knetworkmanager included by default. Our Adept
package manager includes several improvements to make it easier to
select your software sources, view changes and configure packages
graphically. The advanced but easy to use Kexi database manager is
now included by default and for your photos we ship with the latest
Digikam 0.9.1. Finding other computers and printers on the local
network is easier with zeroconf configured by default. There have
also been improvements to the Guidance power manager to control your
These and other changes are detailed at
Feedback and Helping
If you have comments on this release please leave them on this wiki
Please report bugs through the Launchpad bug tracker:
If you need help see the community and commercial support options
Kubuntu is the product of many artists, testers, programmers,
packagers and others. Everyone is welcome to help out
For more information about Kubuntu visit our website:
Press contacts are listed at:
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