Review: Ubuntu 5.10 'Breezy Badger'

Posted by tadelste on Nov 11, 2005 10:39 AM EDT
Ping Wales; By Jason Norwood-Young
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When the Ubuntu Linux operating system was first announced in 2004, few could have expected to become as popular as it has. Based on the Debian distribution, Ubuntu Linux has wowed users with its simplicity and effectiveness. The mantra most frequently heard in relation to Ubuntu is: "It just works."

Since its launch, the distro's popularity has grown in leaps and bounds. It won the readers' choice award for best distro in the November edition of the Linux Journal. It's also won similar awards in the UK Linux & Open Source Awards 2005, been voted by Tux Magazine readers as their favourite Linux distribution, and won Ars Technica's best distribution award.

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Multimedia works well ralph 0 649 Nov 11, 2005 2:35 PM

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