Support lifespan

Ubuntu Studio 14.04 LTS will be supported for 3 years, like all the other official flavors of Ubuntu, while Ubuntu vanilla will be supported for 5 years.

Get Ubuntu Studio 14.04 LTS

You can download ISOs from:

Upgrading from a previous release

Upgrading is not recommended because of various bugs. One of those bugs is 1284635. But, if you still prefer to perform an upgrade, follow these instructions:

To upgrade from Ubuntu Studio 13.10 using GUI tools:

To upgrade from Ubuntu Studio 13.10 using CLI tools:

Feature Changes for 14.04 LTS

Updated Packages

As with every new release, packages--applications and software of all kinds--are being updated at a rapid pace. Many of these packages came from an automatic sync from Debian's unstable branch; others have been explicitly pulled in for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.

For a list of all packages being accepted for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, please subscribe to trusty-changes.

Known issues

To see a list of known bugs in the common infrastructure, refer to the Ubuntu release notes.

More information

Reporting bugs (common for all Ubuntu flavors)

Your comments, bug reports, patches and suggestions will help fix bugs and improve the quality of future releases. Please report bugs using the tools provided.

If you want to help out with Ubuntu bugs, the Bug Squad is always looking for help.

Participate in Ubuntu Studio

If you would like to help shape Ubuntu Studio (no developing skills required), take a loot at

TrustyTahr/ReleaseNotes/UbuntuStudio (last edited 2014-04-17 21:40:47 by zequence)