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= Releases = <<Include(Community/ToolKit/MenuBar)>>
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    Every 6 Months a new release!
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Ubuntu releases are supported for 18 months. Ubuntu LTS (Long Term Support) releases are supported for 3 years on the desktop, and 5 years on the server.
= Team =
See ReleaseTeam
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= Schedule =
Ubuntu releases every six months (Last release on 28 April 2011)(see TimeBasedReleases).
 * Release Schedules: http://wiki.ubuntu.com/ReleaseSchedule
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= Releases = = Development (future) releases =
||'''Version'''||'''Code name'''||'''Docs'''||'''Release date'''||'''End of life date'''||
||Ubuntu 11.10 ||[[OneiricOcelot|Oneiric Ocelot]]|| || October 2011 || April 2013||
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 * WartyWarthog - 10.04
 * HoaryHedgehog - 4.05
 * BreezyBadger (in development)
 * GrumpyGroundhog
 * PerkyPenguin
 * UserTemplates
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||'''Version'''||'''Code name'''||'''Docs'''||'''Release date'''||'''End of life date'''||
||Ubuntu '''11.04'''||[[NattyNarwhal|Natty Narwhal]]||[[NattyNarwhal/TechnicalOverview|Tech]] / [[NattyNarwhal/ReleaseNotes|Rel]]|| [[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2011-April/000147.html|April 28, 2011]] ||October 2012||
||Ubuntu '''10.10'''||[[MaverickMeerkat|Maverick Meerkat]]||[[MaverickMeerkat/TechnicalOverview|Tech]] / [[MaverickMeerkat/ReleaseNotes|Rel]]|| [[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2010-October/000139.html|October 10, 2010]] ||April 2012||
||Ubuntu '''10.04.2''' LTS||<|3(>[[LucidLynx|Lucid Lynx]]|| [[LucidLynx/ReleaseNotes/ChangeSummary/10.04.2|Changes]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2011-February/000141.html|February 18, 2011]]||<|3>April 2013 (Desktop)<<BR>>April 2015 (Server)<<BR>> [[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LucidLynx/ReleaseManifest|(for details)]]||
||Ubuntu 10.04.1 LTS||[[LucidLynx/ReleaseNotes/ChangeSummary/10.04.1|Changes]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2010-August/000134.html|August 17, 2010]]||
||Ubuntu 10.04 LTS||[[LucidLynx/TechnicalOverview|Tech]] / [[LucidLynx/ReleaseNotes|Rel]] ||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2010-April/000133.html|April 29, 2010]]||
||Ubuntu '''9.10'''||[[KarmicKoala|Karmic Koala]]||[[KarmicKoala/TechnicalOverview|Tech]] / [[KarmicKoala/ReleaseNotes|Rel]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2009-October/000127.html|October 29, 2009]]||April 2011||
||Ubuntu '''8.04.4''' LTS||<|5(>[[HardyHeron|Hardy Heron]]|| [[HardyReleaseNotes/ChangeSummary/8.04.4|Changes]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2010-January/000128.html|January 28, 2010]]||<|5(>[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2011-April/000144.html|May 12 2011]] (Desktop)<<BR>>April 2013 (Server)||
||Ubuntu 8.04.3 LTS|| [[HardyReleaseNotes/ChangeSummary/8.04.3|Changes]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2009-July/000124.html|July 16, 2009]]||
||Ubuntu 8.04.2 LTS|| [[HardyReleaseNotes/ChangeSummary/8.04.2|Changes]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2009-January/000117.html|January 22, 2009]]||
||Ubuntu 8.04.1 LTS|| ||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2008-July/000112.html|July 3, 2008]]||
||Ubuntu 8.04 LTS||[[HardyReleaseNotes|Rel]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2008-April/000111.html|April 24, 2008]]||
||Ubuntu '''6.06.2''' LTS||<|3(>[[DapperDrake|Dapper Drake]]|| ||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2008-January/000107.html|January 21, 2008]]||<|3(>June 2011 (Server)||
||Ubuntu 6.06.1 LTS|| ||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2006-August/000088.html|August 10, 2006]]||
||Ubuntu 6.06 LTS||[[DapperReleaseNotes|Rel]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2006-June/000083.html|June 1, 2006]]||

Release announcements are posted on the [[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/|ubuntu-announce mailing list]].


= End of Life (EOL) =

||'''Version'''||'''Code name'''||'''Docs'''||'''Release date'''||'''End of life date'''||
||Ubuntu 9.04||[[JauntyJackalope|Jaunty Jackalope]]|| [[JauntyJackalope/TechnicalOverview|Tech]] / [[JauntyJackalope/ReleaseNotes|Rel]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2009-April/000122.html|April 23, 2009]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2010-September/000137.html|October 23, 2010]]||
||Ubuntu 8.10||[[IntrepidIbex|Intrepid Ibex]]||[[IntrepidReleaseNotes|Rel]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2008-October/000116.html|October 30, 2008]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2010-March/000130.html|April 30 2010]]||
||Ubuntu 7.10||[[GutsyGibbon|Gutsy Gibbon]]||[[GutsyReleaseNotes|Rel]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2007-October/000105.html|October 18, 2007]]||[[http://www.ubuntu.com/news/ubuntu-7.10-eol|April 18th, 2009]]||
||Ubuntu 7.04||[[FeistyFawn|Feisty Fawn]]||[[http://www.ubuntu.com/getubuntu/releasenotes/704|Rel]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2007-April/000102.html|April 19, 2007]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2008-September/000113.html|October 2008]]||
||Ubuntu 6.10||[[EdgyEft|Edgy Eft]]||[[EdgyReleaseNotes|Rel]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2006-October/000093.html|October 26, 2006]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-security-announce/2008-March/000680.html|April 2008]]||
||Ubuntu 6.06||[[DapperDrake|Dapper Drake]] (Desktop)||[[DapperReleaseNotes|Rel]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2006-June/000083.html|June 1, 2006]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2009-July/000123.html|July 14 2009]]||
||Ubuntu 5.10||[[BreezyBadger|Breezy Badger]]||[[BreezyReleaseNotes|Rel]] / [[http://www.ubuntu.com/getubuntu/releasenotes/510|Rel]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2005-October/000038.html|October 12, 2005]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-security-announce/2007-March/000504.html|April 2007]]||
||Ubuntu 5.04||[[HoaryHedgehog|Hoary Hedgehog]]|| ||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2005-April/000023.html|April 8, 2005]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-security-announce/2006-October/000418.html|October 2006]]||
||Ubuntu 4.10||[[WartyWarthog|Warty Warthog]]|| ||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2004-October/000003.html|October 26, 2004]]||[[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2006-March/000061.html|April 2006]]||

= Variants of Ubuntu =

 * [[Kubuntu]] (Ubuntu with KDE instead of Gnome)
 * [[Edubuntu]] (Ubuntu focused on education)
 * [[Xubuntu]] (Ubuntu with XFCE instead of Gnome)
 * [[UbuntuStudio]] (Ubuntu focused on multimedia production)
 * [[Mythbuntu]] (Xubuntu-based XFCE4 desktop OS with MythTV installed)
 * [[Lubuntu]] (Ubuntu with LXDE instead of Gnome (Unofficial))
 * [[Runtu]] (Ubuntu-based OS, optimized for russian users (Unofficial))
 * [[http://www.sabily.org|Sabily]] (Ubuntu-based OS, customized for Muslim users (Unofficial))
 * [[Gobuntu]] (Ubuntu-base for other free software platforms (Historical))
##EndReleaseTeamWikiPull

Ubuntu releases are supported for 18 months. Ubuntu LTS (Long Term Support) releases are supported for 3 years on the desktop, and 5 years on the server.

Team

See ReleaseTeam

Schedule

Ubuntu releases every six months (Last release on 28 April 2011)(see TimeBasedReleases).

Development (future) releases

Version

Code name

Docs

Release date

End of life date

Ubuntu 11.10

Oneiric Ocelot

October 2011

April 2013

Stable

Version

Code name

Docs

Release date

End of life date

Ubuntu 11.04

Natty Narwhal

Tech / Rel

April 28, 2011

October 2012

Ubuntu 10.10

Maverick Meerkat

Tech / Rel

October 10, 2010

April 2012

Ubuntu 10.04.2 LTS

Lucid Lynx

Changes

February 18, 2011

April 2013 (Desktop)
April 2015 (Server)
(for details)

Ubuntu 10.04.1 LTS

Changes

August 17, 2010

Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

Tech / Rel

April 29, 2010

Ubuntu 9.10

Karmic Koala

Tech / Rel

October 29, 2009

April 2011

Ubuntu 8.04.4 LTS

Hardy Heron

Changes

January 28, 2010

May 12 2011 (Desktop)
April 2013 (Server)

Ubuntu 8.04.3 LTS

Changes

July 16, 2009

Ubuntu 8.04.2 LTS

Changes

January 22, 2009

Ubuntu 8.04.1 LTS

July 3, 2008

Ubuntu 8.04 LTS

Rel

April 24, 2008

Ubuntu 6.06.2 LTS

Dapper Drake

January 21, 2008

June 2011 (Server)

Ubuntu 6.06.1 LTS

August 10, 2006

Ubuntu 6.06 LTS

Rel

June 1, 2006

Release announcements are posted on the ubuntu-announce mailing list.

End of Life (EOL)

Variants of Ubuntu

  • Kubuntu (Ubuntu with KDE instead of Gnome)

  • Edubuntu (Ubuntu focused on education)

  • Xubuntu (Ubuntu with XFCE instead of Gnome)

  • UbuntuStudio (Ubuntu focused on multimedia production)

  • Mythbuntu (Xubuntu-based XFCE4 desktop OS with MythTV installed)

  • Lubuntu (Ubuntu with LXDE instead of Gnome (Unofficial))

  • Runtu (Ubuntu-based OS, optimized for russian users (Unofficial))

  • Sabily (Ubuntu-based OS, customized for Muslim users (Unofficial))

  • Gobuntu (Ubuntu-base for other free software platforms (Historical))

Releases (last edited 2020-10-23 14:31:39 by brian-murray)