Posted by: macstevejb | February 21, 2008

Ubuntu after “Hardy Heron”

Mark Shuttleworth, CEO at Canonical has announced that the next version of Ubuntu, due for release in October 2008 will be version 8.10, codenamed “Intrepid Ibex”.

Further information here

Conforming to Ubuntu releases being named after animals found in South Africa, an Ibex is apparently a type of wild mountain goat.

Jono Bacon, Canonical’s Ubuntu Community manager has further elaborated here



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