[ubuntu-studio-devel] Ubuntu Studio 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) released

lukefromdc at hushmail.com lukefromdc at hushmail.com
Sat Oct 15 22:25:22 UTC 2016

I noticed Kdenlive is at 16.04.3. This is smart, as Kdenlive 16.08 or GIT master
is another bugfest when using Movit (GPU effects). Seems to work fine without
GPU effects but 16.04 works well both with and without them.

On 10/15/2016 at 5:37 PM, "Set Hallstrom" <set at ubuntustudio.org> wrote:
>Hello everyone!
>Just a little cross-post to confirm what y'all probably already 
>Ubuntu Studio 16.10 Yakkety Yak is released \(^^.)/
><one shot sample of cheering crowd>
>More information can be found here:
>Bellow you will find a copy of the official Ubuntu release mail.
>A huge thank you to everyone involved in this cycle! Y'all 
>deserves a
>huge hug and a free juice! It wasn't easy, but we made it!!!!!!! <3
>Hope you have a fantastic Saturday!
>Set AKA Sakrecoer
>-------- Forwarded Message --------
>Subject: Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) released
>Date: Thu, 13 Oct 2016 15:14:49 +0000
>From: Adam Conrad
>To: ubuntu-announce@
>CC: ubuntu-release@
>Codenamed "Yakkety Yak", Ubuntu 16.10 continues Ubuntu's proud 
>of integrating the latest and greatest open source technologies 
>into a
>high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution.  The team has been 
>hard at
>work through this cycle, introducing new features and fixing bugs.
>Under the hood, there have been updates to many core packages, 
>a new 4.8-based kernel, a switch to gcc-6, and much more.
>Ubuntu Desktop has seen incremental improvements, with newer 
>versions of
>GTK and Qt, updates to major packages like Firefox and 
>LibreOffice, and
>stability improvements to Unity.
>Ubuntu Server 16.10 includes the Newton release of OpenStack, 
>deployment and management tools that save devops teams time when
>deploying distributed applications - whether on private clouds, 
>clouds, x86, ARM, or POWER servers, z System mainframes, or on 
>laptops.  Several key server technologies, from MAAS to juju, have 
>updated to new upstream versions with a variety of new features.
>The newest Kubuntu, Lubuntu, Ubuntu GNOME, Ubuntu Kylin, Ubuntu 
>Ubuntu Studio, and Xubuntu are also being released today.  More 
>can be found for these at their individual release notes:
>Maintenance updates will be provided for 9 months for all flavours
>releasing with 16.10.
>To get Ubuntu 16.10
>In order to download Ubuntu 16.10, visit:
>   http://www.ubuntu.com/download
>Users of Ubuntu 16.04 will be offered an automatic upgrade to 16.10
>if they have selected to be notified of all releases, rather than 
>LTS upgrades.  For further information about upgrading, see:
>   http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/upgrade
>As always, upgrades to the latest version of Ubuntu are entirely 
>free of
>We recommend that all users read the release notes, which document
>caveats, workarounds for known issues, as well as more in-depth 
>notes on
>the release itself. They are available at:
>   http://wiki.ubuntu.com/YakketyYak/ReleaseNotes
>Find out what's new in this release with a graphical overview:
>   http://www.ubuntu.com/desktop
>   http://www.ubuntu.com/desktop/features
>If you have a question, or if you think you may have found a bug
>but aren't sure, you can try asking in any of the following places:
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>   http://askubuntu.com
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>More Information
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>On behalf of the Ubuntu Release Team,
>Adam Conrad

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