Revision 5 as of 2016-08-25 15:25:31

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We are preparing Ubuntu Studio Yakkety Yak (16.10) for distribution on October 13th , 2016. With this Beta 1 pre-release, you can see what we are trying out in preparation for our next (stable) version.

Known Issues

  • Krita didn't make it. There are some issues with the packaging upstream and to release this Beta 1 it had to be removed. We are working on getting it back.
  • Menu entry for the Graphics Workflow is a bit messy

Additions and Changes


  • Added dgedit
  • Added drumgizmo


  • Replaced gnome-color-manager with dispcalgui
  • Added gpick


  • Added calibre
  • Added pdf-shuffler
  • Added plume-creator


  • Replaced recordmydesktop with vokoscreen

Current Version Of Main Multimedia Packages

  • Blender v2.77a
  • KDEnlive v15.12.3
  • Gimp v2.8.16
  • qjacktl v0.4.2
  • aurdour v5.0.0
  • XFCE 4.12


This is the Beta 1 Release. Ubuntu Studio Beta Releases are NOT recommended for:

  • Regular users who are not aware of pre-release issues
  • Anyone who needs a stable system
  • Anyone uncomfortable running a possibly frequently broken system
  • Anyone in a production environment with data or workflows that need to be reliable

Ubuntu Studio Beta Releases are recommended for:

  • Regular users who want to help us test by finding, reporting, and/or fixing bugs
  • Ubuntu Studio, Audio, Video and Graphics developers

Ubuntu Studio 16.10 Beta 1 Release Notes

When Ubuntu Studio 16.10 Beta 1 is released you'll be able to access the release notes from:

  • [insert link]

Getting Ubuntu Studio 16.10 Beta 1

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