Status of Xubuntu Support

Cody Somerville cody.somerville at
Thu Jan 11 11:11:54 UTC 2007

Henrik <> [image: Henrik is
> offline]
> Ubuntu Developer
>     Join Date: Oct 2004
>  Beans: 166
>    * * *Re: Testing Herd 2 Now!*
> ------------------------------
> Yes, of course feel free to test Xubuntu as well (or any other
> derivative). The core dev team has traditionally not focused on testing it
> because we don't officially support it. But part of the point of doing this
> forum-based testing is to expand the scope!

<heno> We don't offer commercial support for it the way we do for Kubuntu
> and Edubuntu, nor do we make CDs, though we support some development and CD
> publishing and the software sits in main AFAIK

I've heard a lot of different stories over the last few weeks about Xubuntu.
Is Xubuntu an officially supported derivative of Ubuntu like Kubuntu and
Edubuntu or not?


Cody A.W. Somerville
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <>

More information about the xubuntu-devel mailing list