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#57749 23-Feb-2010 17:54
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Who here can't wait for Ubuntu 10.04?


I can't!!!!! 




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  #301605 23-Feb-2010 18:25
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well, considering im about to install 9.10, I dont know!



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  #301609 23-Feb-2010 18:39
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Haha




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  #301642 23-Feb-2010 20:20
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if they can properly fix network manager this time... then neither can i

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  #301658 23-Feb-2010 21:13
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I'm waiting for the server edition. The alphas look promising, though.




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  #301715 24-Feb-2010 06:36
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i heard that there will be an ubuntu music store in the new 10.04

I posted some info and pics at my blog, heres a link for your viewing pleasure :)

http://leakedbeta.com/2010/02/ubuntu-10-04-will-include-their-own-music-store/

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  #301720 24-Feb-2010 07:28
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Is this a new TV series on TV?



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  #301721 24-Feb-2010 07:28
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It wasn't really a rumor I think. It was more a planned feature.
Here is the feature info: https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/lucid-ubuntu-one-musicstore




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  #301726 24-Feb-2010 07:57
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i know, I was just informing those who may not know about this new feature.. I think its pretty cool

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  #301875 24-Feb-2010 17:32
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I've been sitting on 9.04. It does the job. While 9.10 looked interesting it didn't sound that stable. Once 10.04's had a while to mature a bit I may do a clean install. After using xfce on one of our servers I think I'll go for Xubuntu 10.04.




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  #301879 24-Feb-2010 17:48
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I run linux mint on my netbook (mainly because it detected my wireless card), which is a derivative of ubuntu, and its nice.

How does ubuntu do as a server? what type of server?

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  #301882 24-Feb-2010 17:57
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We use ubuntu on our servers and its been great. The server install has some great options that allow you to tailor the install to the purpose of the server to avoid to much superfluous stuff from being installed. The xfce interface is also great on servers as you certainly don't need the Gnome eye candy when you're working on a server.




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  #301916 24-Feb-2010 20:51
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I usually perform CLI-only installs of the server edition, and the new versions (starting with 9.10) provide much better support for virtualized hardware from the get-go. Plus being able to install a barebones version for me is a plus, as all my VMs derive from one pre-configured master.

Tried 9.10 but it did seem a bit unstable. I am running it as my NAS at home, but I'm stuck with 8.04 for now at work).




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  #303191 1-Mar-2010 08:04
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10.04 is looking good




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  #303194 1-Mar-2010 08:25
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Why would any Linux user get excited about a Music Store that obviously includes DRM?


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  #303200 1-Mar-2010 08:55
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Gives them a playground in using Linux to break the DRM :)




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