Revision 1 as of 2015-06-25 15:26:51

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We are preparing Ubuntu MATE Wily Werewolf (15.10) for distribution on October 22rd, 2015. With this Alpha 1 pre-release, you can see what we are trying out in preparation for our next (stable) version.


This is Alpha 1 Release. Ubuntu MATE Alpha Releases are NOT recommended for:

  • Regular users who are not aware of pre-release issues
  • Anyone who needs a stable system
  • Anyone uncomfortable running a possibly frequently broken system
  • Anyone in a production environment with data or workflows that need to be reliable

Ubuntu MATE Alpha Releases are recommended for:

  • Regular users who want to help us test by finding, reporting, and/or fixing bugs
  • Ubuntu MATE, MATE, and GTK+ developers

Getting Ubuntu MATE 15.10 Alpha 1

Upgrading from 14.10

Download a Disk Image

To upgrade to Ubuntu MATE 15.10 pre-releases from 15.04, run ubuntu-devel-release-upgrade from a command line.
Note that this does not work.
Full instructions to upgrade from 15.04.

Download a Bootable image and put it onto a DVD or USB Drive