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A more complete tour of the features new in 10.04 LTS can be found at

This is a draft. The release is not out. Whoever told you that is pulling your leg.

The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Long-Term Support)
Desktop and Server Editions and Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Server for Ubuntu
Enterprise Cloud (UEC) and Amazon's EC2, as well as Ubuntu 10.04 Netbook
Edition.  Codenamed "Lucid Lynx", 10.04 LTS continues Ubuntu's proud
tradition of integrating the latest and greatest open source technologies
into a high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution.

Read more about the features of Ubuntu 10.04 LTS in the following press

  Desktop edition
  Server edition

Ubuntu 10.04 LTS will be supported for three years on desktops and five
years on servers.  Ubuntu 10.04 Netbook Edition will be supported for 18

Thanks to the efforts of the global translation community, Ubuntu is
available in 29 languages.  For a list of supported languages and detailed
translation statistics for these and other languages, see:

Ubuntu 10.04 LTS is also the basis for new 10.04 releases of Kubuntu,
Xubuntu, Edubuntu, UbuntuStudio, and Mythbuntu:

  Ubuntu Studio

To Get Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

To download Ubuntu 10.04, or obtain CDs, visit:

Users of Ubuntu 9.10 will be offered an automatic upgrade to 10.04 LTS via
Update Manager.  For further information about upgrading, see:

Users of Ubuntu 8.04 LTS may wish to wait for the first point release of
10.04 LTS, due in July 2010, before upgrading.

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 and workarounds for known issues.  They are available at:

Find out what's new in this release with a graphical overview:

If you have a question, or if you think you may have found a bug but
aren't sure, try asking on the #ubuntu IRC channel, on the Ubuntu Users
mailing list, or on the Ubuntu forums:

  #ubuntu on

Ubuntu Netbook on ARM

The ARM optimised variant of Ubuntu Netbook comes with a lightweight
application selection tailored specifically for ARM deployments, including a
web-based office and mail solution and a launcher that works with and
without graphics acceleration.

Helping Shape Ubuntu

If you would like to help shape Ubuntu, take a look at the list of ways
you can participate at:

About Ubuntu

Ubuntu is a full-featured Linux distribution for desktops, laptops, netbooks
and servers, with a fast and easy installation and regular releases.  A
tightly-integrated selection of excellent applications is included, and an
incredible variety of add-on software is just a few clicks away.

Professional services including support are available from Canonical and
hundreds of other companies around the world.  For more information about
support, visit:

More Information

You can find out more about Ubuntu and about this release on our website:

To sign up for future Ubuntu announcements, please subscribe to Ubuntu's
very low volume announcement list at:

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