[Ubuntu-SG] Ubuntu 7.04 (Feisty Fawn) Beta Released

Harris Ngan in_flu_ence at msn.com
Wed Mar 28 16:45:37 BST 2007


Hi billy,
 
   There isn't much things that you can do in Feisty that you can't in edgy. It is just some of the specticulation about having better hardware software and hopefully the new kernel can pick up some of the minor errors that I have seen from an edgy installation out of the box.
 
   Of course, I have a machine which I usually put in the latest ubuntu for trial and basically playing around with new softwares. It is just me.
 
   I have no complain of edgy in fact. That's quite a strange psycho that when I get a stable OS and I am looking for trouble:P or I should say that I am quite confident with the ubuntu development that I have confidence in the feisty official release.
 
   Never will I think I will have such urge from switching between XP and Vista. I rather use the 64bit XP than Vista for my new workstation.
 
Harris



> From: billy at ubuntu.sg> To: ubuntu-sg at lists.ubuntu.com> Subject: Re: [Ubuntu-SG] Ubuntu 7.04 (Feisty Fawn) Beta Released> Date: Wed, 28 Mar 2007 23:15:14 +0800> CC: in_flu_ence at msn.com; falchion.edge at gmail.com> > On Wednesday 28 March 2007 22:46, Harris Ngan wrote:> > Welcome to the club. I have the same temptation to move to feisty but I> > shall wait till the 19th April. Just some doubt from myself. Is there going> > to be more proprietary drivers/codecs included in the new version since the> > different partnership that Ubuntu has taken up?> >> > Falchion: Does ubuntu not working well with your palm (Kpilot, Jpilot?) and> > Ipod (amarmok, banshee etc)? I can't say for sure but it seems to work with> > my palm out of the box (Sony Clie) and I think I got my ipod sync as well.> > I don't play games though so i don't say dual boot is no good.> >> > Anyway, shall we somehow do a mass mailing to the mailing list to make sure> > everyone are aware of the new and cool features of ubuntu?:P> > I havn't upgraded but what seems to be the features thats not in edgy ?? I am > usually the last one to upgrade .. :P> > regards> billy> > >> > Harris> >> >> >> >> > Date: Wed, 28 Mar 2007 16:35:23 +0800From: xp at xp.sgTo:> > falchion.edge at gmail.comCC: ubuntu-sg at lists.ubuntu.comSubject: Re:> > [Ubuntu-SG] Ubuntu 7.04 (Feisty Fawn) Beta ReleasedHi Colin,Welcome to the> > club :)XP On 3/28/07, Falchion Edge <falchion.edge at gmail.com> wrote:> > Greetings All,Have been lurking on this mailing list for a few months now,> > but with the release of Feisty coming soon, I figured it would be best for> > me to make a formal introduction. Been using Ubuntu from the Breezy days,> > but only mainly started using it as my main OS since Dapper. I run it on a> > DIY desktop machine with dual-boot to WinXP as I still need my games and> > the synchronization modules for the SplashSuite series of programs that I> > use on my Palm OS device. Also too much in love with Winamp and the easy> > integration it has with my iPod and my networked harddrive. As for the> > release of Feisty beta, I am itching to upgrade to it and test it out, but> > I'm quite wary of messing with all my little tweaks and hacks, especially> > of those to my xorg.conf file which includes stuff like getting my extra> > mouse buttons to work and more screen resolution options. I am also using> > the nvidia-glx package (9746) which now doesn't break X windows with each> > kernel upgrade and have beryl working great and fast with it. Still lots of> > Feisty beta problems with Nvidia being thrown around on the forums, which> > just makes me want to bite the bullet and wait for stable release. The itch> > to upgrade doesn't go away though....RegardsColin "Falchion"> >> > On 3/27/07, Maung Myat Thu @ Billy Aung Myint < billy at ubuntu.sg> wrote:> > On Monday 26 March 2007 12:28, Kerwin Khu wrote:Hmms ... I never use the> > nvidia-glx package too ... always download from thesite. Its been working> > great so far. But then my card is pretty old ...GeForce FX 5500 128mb...> > BTW does anyone of you guys use jpilot to sync palm with ubuntu> > ??regardsbilly--Ubuntu-SG mailing> > listUbuntu-SG at lists.ubuntu.comhttps://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubu> >ntu-sg _________________________________________________________________> > News, entertainment and everything you care about at Live.com. Get it now!> > http://www.live.com/getstarted.aspx> > -- > Singapore Ubuntu Team> http://ubuntu.sg
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