New release [1]: Ubuntu 7.10 Gutsy Gibbon - Linux Identity Set [2]

Posted by : Admin on Dec 13, 2007 - 10:47 AM
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Ubuntu appears to be the most popular Linux in the world nowadays. Here comes the newest version of this operating system: Ubuntu 7.10 Gutsy Gibbon. Sure, you can find it in the consecutive edition of Linux Identity Set (1/2008).

This magazine comes with 2 DVDs attached, containing software for 32 and 64-bit systems. And now, the most amazing information: you will get not only Ubuntu, but set of 4 distributions: Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu and Edubuntu - all in version 7.10. We call it Ubuntu Family.

Ubuntu default graphic environment is GNOME, for Kubuntu - it's KDE, for Xubuntu - XFCE. Edubuntu, built on top of the Ubuntu base, provides wide selection of educational software, and is aimed at classroom use.

DVDs are prepared to display multiboot menu, so you try each distro as live separately, right from DVD; and then decide which one you like the most. If you have decided to install any distro, starting installation is as easy as opening Install icon placed on the live’s desktop.

We can advise to install Ubuntu to all Linux beginners. It offers fast and easy installation procedure. Moreover, Ubuntu gives you ability to utilize many really new devices, as wireless cards, Bluetooth devices, iPods, digital cameras, video cards, etc.

Ubuntu 7.10 comes with Linux kernel 2.6.22, 2.3, GNOME 2.20. If you prefer KDE, please choose to install Kubuntu, or add KDE packages to installed Ubuntu distro. Gutsy Gibbon provides also newest versions of most delivered applications. So, if you use Ubuntu 7.04 or older, it’s reasonable to consider system update.

To be sure, you will smoothly enter into the world of Ubuntu, we provided a set of helpful articles. These will lead you through installation and configuration process and depict new and interesting features of provided software.

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Magazine properties:
title line: Linux Identity Set; issue: 1; pages: 36; DVDs attached: 2; price (US): 14.99 USD
The magazine is available US wide, through Barnes & Noble and Micro Center book stores [6].

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by nickycka on Jul 12, 2008 - 06:25 PM
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Helloil this article is great!