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=Getting Involved= <<Include(Community/ToolKit/MenuBar)>>
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If you want to help contribute to Ubuntu then you've come to the right place. Keep reading to learn how. === Get Involved ===
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You have just taken your first step toward getting involved. Before you get started, we ask that you please observe the Ubuntu Code of Conduct, it's not very long and it will help you get started. If you want to help contribute to Ubuntu, then you’ve come to the right place. Keep reading to learn how.
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Now that's done. To find out the best way to get started, you should check out our community page. You have just taken your first step toward getting involved. Before you get started, we ask that you please observe the [[http://www.ubuntu.com/community/conduct|Ubuntu Code of Conduct]]. It’s not very long and it will help you get started.
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Teams Once that’s done, check out our [[http://www.ubuntu.com/community|community page]].
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The Teams page contains a listing of all the various Community Teams, links to their Wiki Home Pages and who the best person to contact is. === Teams ===
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    Accessibility The [[Teams]] page contains a listing of the various Community Teams, their responsibilities, links to their '''Wiki''' Home Pages and leaders, communication tools, and a quick reference to let you know whether and when they hold meetings.
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    Artwork
    Community
    Distributions
    Hardware
Most Teams’ Wiki Home Pages provide information about who they are, what they do, when their meetings are, and how to contact them. Using these pages, teammates are able to communicate and coordinate projects.
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    Marketing and Advocacy
    Quality Assurance and Packaging
    Software Developers
    Support and Documentation
    Training
=== LoCoTeams ===
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Most Teams' Wiki Home Pages provide information about who they are, what they do, when their meetings are and how to contact them. Using these pages, teammates are able communicate and coordinate projects. For participating on the [[http://loco.ubuntu.com/teams|Country]] area team contributing to a Local Development of Localization and Internationalization and promoting use of [[http://www.ubuntu.com|Ubuntu]].
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Governance and Membership === Governance and Membership ===
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Like most communities, we have our rules and governing body. Like most communities, we have our [[http://www.ubuntu.com/community/conduct|rules]] and [[http://www.ubuntu.com/project/about-ubuntu/governance|governing body]].
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Anyone can join and participate in most, if not all, of our Teams and Projects. But if you want an "@ubuntu.com" e-mail address, it has to be earned. Find out how in our Membership section. Anyone can join and participate in most, if not all, of our Teams and Projects. But if you want an @ubuntu.com e-mail address, it has to be earned. Find out how in our [[Membership]] section.
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Community Links === Community Links ===
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    The Fridge posts all the latest News and Upcoming Events  * [[http://fridge.ubuntu.com/|The Fridge]] posts all the latest News and Upcoming Events.
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    Planet Ubuntu is a collection of community blogs   * [[http://planet.ubuntu.com/|Planet Ubuntu]] is a collection of community blogs.
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Also you can help at Ubuntu Brainstorm by submitting your ideas to make Ubuntu better OS for everyone. If you are interested in getting to know other Ubuntu users or seeing a list of Ubuntu teams outside the general Ubuntu world, check out our [[Social|social network page]].
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If you are interested to get to know other Ubuntu users or see a list of Ubuntu teams outside the general Ubuntu world, check out our social network page. === Releases ===
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Releases ||'''Released (Current & Stable)'''||'''Version'''||'''Release Schedule'''||'''Support Date'''||
||[[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/PrecisePangolin/ReleaseNotes|Precise Pangolin]]||12.04 LTS||April 26, 2012||Supported until April 2017||
||[[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/TrustyTahr/ReleaseNotes|Trusty Tahr]]||14.04 LTS||April 17, 2014||Supported until April 2019||
||[[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/XenialXerus/ReleaseNotes|Xenial Xerus]]||16.04 LTS||April 21, 2016||Supported until April 2021||
||[[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/YakketyYak/ReleaseNotes|Yakkety Yak]]||16.10||October 13, 2016||Supported until July 2017||
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Released (Current & Stable)

Hardy Heron
 

8.04 LTS
 

April 24, 2008
 

Supported until April 2013 (Server)

Lucid Lynx
 

10.04 LTS
 

April 29, 2010
 

Supported until April 2013 (Desktop) or April 2015 (Server)

Maverick Meerkat
 

10.10
 

October 10, 2010
 

Supported until April 2012

Natty Narwhal
 

11.04
 

April 28, 2011
 

Supported until October 2012

Oneiric Ocelot
 

11.10
 

October 13, 2011
 

Supported until April 2013

To be Released
 

Version
 

Release Schedule
 

Support Date

Precise Pangolin
 

12.04
 

April 26, 2012
 

Supported until April 2017

For the FULL Release Information, go to the Releases page.
For more Release information, go to the [[Releases]] page.
Get the latest Ubuntu Release from the [[http://www.ubuntu.com/download|Download Page]], or go to the [[http://cdimage.ubuntu.com|Image Page]] for specific '''architectures''' and '''daily-live''' development images.

Get Involved

If you want to help contribute to Ubuntu, then you’ve come to the right place. Keep reading to learn how.

You have just taken your first step toward getting involved. Before you get started, we ask that you please observe the Ubuntu Code of Conduct. It’s not very long and it will help you get started.

Once that’s done, check out our community page.

Teams

The Teams page contains a listing of the various Community Teams, their responsibilities, links to their Wiki Home Pages and leaders, communication tools, and a quick reference to let you know whether and when they hold meetings.

Most Teams’ Wiki Home Pages provide information about who they are, what they do, when their meetings are, and how to contact them. Using these pages, teammates are able to communicate and coordinate projects.

LoCoTeams

For participating on the Country area team contributing to a Local Development of Localization and Internationalization and promoting use of Ubuntu.

Governance and Membership

Like most communities, we have our rules and governing body.

Anyone can join and participate in most, if not all, of our Teams and Projects. But if you want an “@ubuntu.com” e-mail address, it has to be earned. Find out how in our Membership section.

As an active member of our community, you probably should check out what else is going on in the world of Ubuntu:

If you are interested in getting to know other Ubuntu users or seeing a list of Ubuntu teams outside the general Ubuntu world, check out our social network page.

Releases

Released (Current & Stable)

Version

Release Schedule

Support Date

Precise Pangolin

12.04 LTS

April 26, 2012

Supported until April 2017

Trusty Tahr

14.04 LTS

April 17, 2014

Supported until April 2019

Xenial Xerus

16.04 LTS

April 21, 2016

Supported until April 2021

Yakkety Yak

16.10

October 13, 2016

Supported until July 2017

For more Release information, go to the Releases page. Get the latest Ubuntu Release from the Download Page, or go to the Image Page for specific architectures and daily-live development images.

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