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## page was copied from XenialXerus/Beta1/UbuntuKylin
## page was copied from XenialXerus/Alpha2/UbuntuKylin
## page was copied from XenialXerus/Alpha1/UbuntuKylin
## page was copied from VividVervet/Alpha1/UbuntuKylin
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The objective of the Ubuntu Kylin project is to create a variant of Ubuntu that is more suitable for Chinese users. We are committed to provide you with a delicate, thoughtful and fully customized Chinese user experience out-of-the-box. For instance, by providing a desktop user interface localized in Chinese and installing common software that Chinese users commonly use by default. Ubuntu Kylin has been a formal member of the Ubuntu family, since [[UbuntuKylin | Ubuntu Kylin]] 13.04. Now, we are working on 15.04. The objective of the Ubuntu Kylin project is to create a variant of Ubuntu that is more suitable for Chinese users. We are committed to provide you with a delicate, thoughtful and fully customized Chinese user experience out-of-the-box. For instance, by providing a desktop user interface localized in Chinese and installing common software that Chinese users commonly use by default. Ubuntu Kylin has been a formal member of the Ubuntu family, since [[UbuntuKylin | Ubuntu Kylin]] 13.04. Now, we are working on 16.04.
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= What's new in Ubuntu Kylin 15.04 Alpha 1 = = What's new in Ubuntu Kylin 16.04 Beta 2 =
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We are glad to announce the Release of Ubuntu Kylin 15.04 (codename Vivid Vervet) Alpha 1. In this pre-release, we have fixed many localization bugs and bugs in software written by the Ubuntu Kylin team. We are glad to announce the Release of Ubuntu Kylin 16.04 (codename XenialXerus) Beta 2. In this pre-release, we have fixed many internationalization and localization bugs in Ubuntu itself and bugs in software written by the Ubuntu Kylin team. All the work that Ubuntu Kylin team do is within the Ubuntu community and ecosystem and as such they are flowed back to Ubuntu itself naturally and everyone using Ubuntu can benefit the result of our work.
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'''Note:''' this is an alpha pre-release, which is not suitable for normal users, but for Ubuntu Kylin developers and users who want to help us test by finding, reporting, and/or fixing bugs. '''Note:''' this is an beta pre-release, which is not suitable for normal users, but for Ubuntu Kylin developers and users who want to help us test by finding, reporting, and fixing bugs.
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== Changes since 14.10 == == Changes since 15.10 ==
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 * ubuntukylin-themes updated to 1.2
   * change the unity-greeter's logo for Ubuntu Kylin 15.04 (LP: #1395611)
   * change the Plymouth text for Ubuntu Kylin 15.04 (LP: #1402468)
Besides a plethora of bugs fixed in this milestone, several Ubuntu Kylin specific packages have also been updated:
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 * ubuntukylin-default-settings updated to 1.3.3
  * change the UbuntuLogo.png for Ubuntu Kylin 15.04.(LP: #1395590)
  * Remove duplicate sources.list entry for certain applications
 * ubuntukylin-theme updated to 1.5.2
  * change the unity-greeter's logo for Ubuntu Kylin 16.04 (LP: #1536497)
  * change the Plymouth text for Ubuntu Kylin 16.04 (LP: #1536496)
  * change depends:use fonts-droid-fallback instead of fonts-droid (LP: #1546847)
  * new icons-theme for ubutnukylin 16.04
  * add launcher icon-background in theme
  * change plymouth-theme
  * add kylin-greeter background for 16.04
  * fix gtk theme bug:
    * Fix progressbar color error (LP: #1558890)
    * Fix scrollbar style for 16.04
    * Basic app-notification theming to avoid weirdness in nautilus
    *Adds padding to sidebar icons to fix bug (LP: #1538997)
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 * ubuntu-kylin-software-center, updated to 1.2.2.0
  * Fixed the problem that interface can not receive the errorcode signal
  * Only upgradeable app,installed app can be searched in UPPAGE, UNPAGE
  * Improve the detail logic in ui (normalcard.py,detailscrollwidget.py
    etc)
  * Fixed bug #1396051 #1396403 #1396428 #1368208 #1379117 #1373916
    #1396041 etc
 * ubuntukylin-default-settings updated to 1.3.14
  * change the Version Number for UK16.04 in the page of "About This Computer (LP: #1530332 )
  * open remote search for dash
  * set the Unity Launcher to the bottom of the screen
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  * Icon from the server and automatically update the software.
  * Detailed interface multifunction button, the default an
    operation, the drop-down to select other actions.
  * Submit software review rules.
 * ubuntu-kylin-software-center, updated to 1.3.7
  * can't start uksc without giving password at uksc first time start when update "source.list". ( LP: #1535550 )
  * no update progress when first time start uksc and update the "source.list".( LP: #1535548 )
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  * complete list of user-based installation records login to view,
    check a key to install the software.
  * users log loading process area to prevent repeat.
  * fixes from the search can not click on the current categories
    (as is currently the treasure) back to the category page of the bug.
  * fixes a bug in the software display starts after unloading canceled.
  * repair function to delete all tasks logical errors.
 * youker-assistant, updated to 2.0.6
  * Deal with org.gnome.settings-daemon.peripherals.touchpad.
  * Replace psutil.get_process_list with psutil.process_iter.
  * Optimized scan display interface.
  * Remove processmanager.
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 * youker-assistant, updated to 1.3.2
  * Make it work normally when fisrt start(LP: #1373294).
  * Make icons on panel normally(LP: #1380938).
  * Make main page normally when double clicked the link Btn and the back Btn(LP: #1387927).
  * Shred big file normally(LP: #1373302).
 * chinese-calendar, updated to 1.0.1
   * add dependency on libqt4-sql-sqlite (LP: #1343191)
   * Not translated content in "Launch application preference" (LP #1306863)
 * unity-china-music-scope, updated to 1.0.7
   * Fix online search option (LP: #1370353)
 * indicator-china-weather, updated to 2.1.4
  * Rewrite UI with css.

Add a new package to provide a new login interface :
 * kylin-greeter
  * a lightdm greeter for kylin sytle base on unity-greeter

Add a new lockscreen for unity7, and use it in the Ubuntu Kylin default

Move the Uinty Launcher and Dash to the bottom of the screen
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The Alpha 1 ISO can be downloaded from [[http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntukylin/releases/vivid/alpha-1/ | here]]. The Beta 2 ISO can be downloaded from [[http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntukylin/releases/xenial/beta-2/ | here]].
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Below is the list of prominent bugs that are existing in Alpha 1:
 * the link of the release note is not UK intruduction in the welcome page.(bug #1330414)
 * Ubuntu Kylin Theme miss when setting theme in system setting.(bug #1287032)
 * The prompt in Encryption page during boot up need be translated to Chinese.(bug #1365925)
 * In UEFI mode, default langauge in Ubiquity language chooser is not Simplified Chinese.(bug #1380981)

Other outstanding issues that are planned to be fixed in the Vivid cycle can be found
[[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntukylin/+bugs?field.searchtext=&orderby=-importance&search=Search&field.status%3Alist=NEW&field.status%3Alist=CONFIRMED&field.status%3Alist=TRIAGED&field.status%3Alist=INPROGRESS&field.status%3Alist=FIXCOMMITTED&field.status%3Alist=INCOMPLETE_WITH_RESPONSE&field.status%3Alist=INCOMPLETE_WITHOUT_RESPONSE&field.importance%3Alist=UNKNOWN&field.importance%3Alist=UNDECIDED&field.importance%3Alist=CRITICAL&field.importance%3Alist=HIGH&field.importance%3Alist=MEDIUM&field.importance%3Alist=LOW&assignee_option=any&field.assignee=&field.bug_reporter=&field.bug_commenter=&field.subscriber=&field.structural_subscriber=&field.milestone%3Alist=68123&field.milestone%3Alist=68124&field.milestone%3Alist=68125&field.milestone%3Alist=68126&field.milestone%3Alist=68122&field.milestone%3Alist=68127&field.tag=&field.tags_combinator=ANY&field.has_cve.used=&field.omit_dupes.used=&field.omit_dupes=on&field.affects_me.used=&field.has_patch.used=&field.has_branches.used=&field.has_branches=on&field.has_no_branches.used=&field.has_no_branches=on&field.has_blueprints.used=&field.has_blueprints=on&field.has_no_blueprints.used=&field.has_no_blueprints=on | here]].
Below is the list of prominent bugs that are existing in Beta 2:
 * The CandidateView of Chinese input method obscured by the Dash page.(LP: #[[https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1465512|1465512]])
 * "Desktop" is not localized in live mode.(LP: #[[https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1306866|1306866]])
 * Plymouth does not display the graphical boot splash.(LP: #[[https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1370707|1370707]])
 * The slideshow needs to be updated for UK16.04.(LP: #[[https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1538925|1538925]])
 * The default wallpaper needs to be updated for UK16.04.(LP: #[[https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1538929|1538929]])
 * The prompt box for source update still appeared after the software sources update operation has been performed. (LP: #[[https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1538153|1538153]])
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Thanks to everyone involving in the development of Ubuntu Kylin, the success of Ubuntu Kylin 14.04 would the result of our joint efforts.
If you want to be a contributor of Ubuntu Kylin,see: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuKylin/NewContributorGuide
Thanks to everyone involving in the development of Ubuntu Kylin, the success of Ubuntu Kylin 16.04 would the result of our joint efforts.
If you want to be a contributor of Ubuntu Kylin,see: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuKylin/NewContributorGuide and https://developer.ubuntukylin.com.

What is Ubuntu Kylin ?

The objective of the Ubuntu Kylin project is to create a variant of Ubuntu that is more suitable for Chinese users. We are committed to provide you with a delicate, thoughtful and fully customized Chinese user experience out-of-the-box. For instance, by providing a desktop user interface localized in Chinese and installing common software that Chinese users commonly use by default. Ubuntu Kylin has been a formal member of the Ubuntu family, since Ubuntu Kylin 13.04. Now, we are working on 16.04.

What's new in Ubuntu Kylin 16.04 Beta 2

We are glad to announce the Release of Ubuntu Kylin 16.04 (codename XenialXerus) Beta 2. In this pre-release, we have fixed many internationalization and localization bugs in Ubuntu itself and bugs in software written by the Ubuntu Kylin team. All the work that Ubuntu Kylin team do is within the Ubuntu community and ecosystem and as such they are flowed back to Ubuntu itself naturally and everyone using Ubuntu can benefit the result of our work.

Note: this is an beta pre-release, which is not suitable for normal users, but for Ubuntu Kylin developers and users who want to help us test by finding, reporting, and fixing bugs.

Changes since 15.10

Besides a plethora of bugs fixed in this milestone, several Ubuntu Kylin specific packages have also been updated:

  • ubuntukylin-theme updated to 1.5.2
    • change the unity-greeter's logo for Ubuntu Kylin 16.04 (LP: #1536497)
    • change the Plymouth text for Ubuntu Kylin 16.04 (LP: #1536496)
    • change depends:use fonts-droid-fallback instead of fonts-droid (LP: #1546847)
    • new icons-theme for ubutnukylin 16.04
    • add launcher icon-background in theme
    • change plymouth-theme
    • add kylin-greeter background for 16.04
    • fix gtk theme bug:
      • Fix progressbar color error (LP: #1558890)
      • Fix scrollbar style for 16.04
      • Basic app-notification theming to avoid weirdness in nautilus
      • Adds padding to sidebar icons to fix bug (LP: #1538997)
  • ubuntukylin-default-settings updated to 1.3.14
    • change the Version Number for UK16.04 in the page of "About This Computer (LP: #1530332 )
    • open remote search for dash
    • set the Unity Launcher to the bottom of the screen
  • ubuntu-kylin-software-center, updated to 1.3.7
    • can't start uksc without giving password at uksc first time start when update "source.list". ( LP: #1535550 )
    • no update progress when first time start uksc and update the "source.list".( LP: #1535548 )
  • youker-assistant, updated to 2.0.6
    • Deal with org.gnome.settings-daemon.peripherals.touchpad.
    • Replace psutil.get_process_list with psutil.process_iter.
    • Optimized scan display interface.
    • Remove processmanager.
  • indicator-china-weather, updated to 2.1.4
    • Rewrite UI with css.

Add a new package to provide a new login interface :

  • kylin-greeter
    • a lightdm greeter for kylin sytle base on unity-greeter

Add a new lockscreen for unity7, and use it in the Ubuntu Kylin default

Move the Uinty Launcher and Dash to the bottom of the screen

Support

Download

The Beta 2 ISO can be downloaded from here.

Known Issues

Below is the list of prominent bugs that are existing in Beta 2:

  • The CandidateView of Chinese input method obscured by the Dash page.(LP: #1465512)

  • "Desktop" is not localized in live mode.(LP: #1306866)

  • Plymouth does not display the graphical boot splash.(LP: #1370707)

  • The slideshow needs to be updated for UK16.04.(LP: #1538925)

  • The default wallpaper needs to be updated for UK16.04.(LP: #1538929)

  • The prompt box for source update still appeared after the software sources update operation has been performed. (LP: #1538153)

For issues related to Ubuntu itself, please refer to the Ubuntu project at Launchpad.

Thanks

Thanks to everyone involving in the development of Ubuntu Kylin, the success of Ubuntu Kylin 16.04 would the result of our joint efforts. If you want to be a contributor of Ubuntu Kylin,see: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuKylin/NewContributorGuide and https://developer.ubuntukylin.com.

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