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Release Notes for Ubuntu Studio 17.04 Zesty Zapus

Please see Zesty Zapus/ReleaseNotes for general Ubuntu release notes.

Getting Ubuntu Studio Zesty Zapus (17.04)

Download a Disk Image

Instructions for burning the image to a DVD or USB flash drive can be found on the Burning ISO Howto.

Check MD5SUM for the downloaded ISO

It is recommended to check your image file so your installation goes smoothly. Compare your MD5 checksum with the correct ones found alongside the images.

Changes for this release (compared to Yakkety Yak 17.04)

Additions and Changes


  • system-config-printer-gnome replaced with system-config-printer
  • Added pm-utils


  • no changes


  • Krita has been added back


  • no changes


Current Version Of Main Multimedia Packages

  • Blender v2.78.a
  • KDEnlive v16.12.3
  • Krita v3.1.2
  • Gimp v2.8.20
  • qJackCtl v0.4.2
  • Ardour v5.0.0
  • Scribus v1.4.6
  • Darktable v2.2.1
  • Pitivi v0.98
  • Inkscape v0.92.1

Known Problems

  • First entry of the boot-menu "Try UbuntuStudio without installing" does not get translated into the chosen language (1550186)

  • Check Disc for Defects does not work in EFI mode (752994)


Ubuntu Studio Zesty Zapus (17.04) will be supported for 9 months until Jan 2018. If you need Long Term Support, it is recommended you use Ubuntu Studio Xenial 16.04 LTS instead.

Contact Us

Ways to contact the Ubuntu Studio Team are listed here