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If you are looking for user help related documentation you are looking in the wrong place; this site is for Ubuntu teams to collaborate. Please go to the Official Help Documentation or Community Support to find support information.

If you want to help create or improve existing support documentation or to improve Ubuntu then you've come to the right place. Keep reading to learn how.

Getting Involved

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.

Now that's done. To find out the best way to get started, you should check out our community page at:


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.

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  • Support and Documentation
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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.

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 "" 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:

Also you can help at Ubuntu Brainstorm by submitting your ideas to make Ubuntu better OS for everyone.


This is THE definitive place for members of the Ubuntu community to discuss ideas and store team-related information.

Released (Current & Stable)

Dapper Drake

6.06 LTS

June 1, 2006

Supported until June 2011 (Server)

Hardy Heron

8.04 LTS

April 24, 2008

Supported until April 2011 (Desktop) or April 2013 (Server)

Karmic Koala


October 29, 2009

Supported until April 2011

Lucid Lynx

10.04 LTS

April 29, 2010

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

Maverick Meerkat


October 10, 2010

Supported until April 2012

To be Released


Release Schedule

Support Date

Natty Narwhal


April 2011

Supported until October 2012

For the FULL Release Information, go to the Releases page.


Tohan (last edited 2011-01-21 12:09:38 by 65)