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    Ubuntu’s 11th MOTU Report Available
    Submitted by Eric Railine on Wednesday, January 11, 2006 – 03:01
    UbuntuThe 11th issue of Ubuntu’s MOTU Report is available here.

    For those unaware, MOTU stands for “Masters of the Universe”, and as delineated on their page on the Ubuntu wiki, they “are the brave souls who try to keep the universe section of Ubuntu in shape. This involves:

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    Interview with the Team Leader of the Ubuntu Server Project
    Submitted by Eric Railine on Thursday, January 05, 2006 – 03:03
    Ubuntuossblog.it has a brief interview with Fabio Massimo Di Nitto on the status and goals of the Ubuntu Server sub-project and its relationship to Ubuntu’s standard releases.
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    Interview with Jeff Waugh
    Submitted by Eric Railine on Wednesday, December 28, 2005 – 11:46
    UbuntuThe Linux Journal has a long article on one of Jeff Waugh’s stops on his “BadgerBadgerBadger” tour. The focus is on the tools and applications developed by and for both GNOME and Ubuntu.
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    Ubuntu Desktop News – First issue!
    Submitted by Eric Railine on Friday, December 16, 2005 – 00:48
    UbuntuVincent Untz has sent out the first issue of Ubuntu Desktop News.

    To whet your appetite (if you haven’t already followed the above URL):

    “Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the first issue of UDN, the Ubuntu
    Desktop News. UDN will be randomly issued once in a while, but if
    everything goes well, there should be a new issue every two weeks.

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    Ubuntu Dapper Drake Preview Flight 2 Announced
    Submitted by Eric Railine on Thursday, December 15, 2005 – 12:18
    UbuntuThe second alpha release for Ubuntu’s upcoming Dapper Drake (Ubuntu 6.04) has been announced.

    The announcement details a long list of changes and works-in-progress, with a fair amount of screenshots, including Gnome 2.13.3, Firefox 1.5, OpenOffice.org 2.0.1 RC2, kernel 2.6.15, and much more.

    CD images are of course available.

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    Ubuntu VMware Images
    Submitted by Eric Railine on Wednesday, December 14, 2005 – 10:38
    UbuntuVery little mention has been made of it, but in another small-step-for-Debian moment, VMware now lists an Ubuntu virtual machine image as being available, just as it has had for some time Red Hat, Novell/SuSE, etc. images, at their Virtual Machine Center. This follows on VMware’s use of Ubuntu as the basis for their Browser Appliance vm image.
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    Ubuntu Server Project Unleashed!
    Submitted by Eric Railine on Wednesday, December 14, 2005 – 10:12
    UbuntuJeff Waugh has announced the formation of the Ubuntu Server Team in preparation for Ubuntu’s “Dapper Drake” release:

    “December 2005: The Ubuntu Server Team is established to pursue short
    term, high impact goals for the Ubuntu 6.04 release, such as server
    hardware testing and kernel quality assurance. Plans are laid for
    future developments in “Just Works” server setup and operation.”

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    5,000 Seat Unbuntu Deployment in Macedonian Schools
    Submitted by Eric Railine on Tuesday, December 06, 2005 – 12:55
    UbuntuThe latest issue of Gnome Journal includes an article on a large Ubuntu deployment throughout the Republic of Macedonia’s school system.

    For those of you so inclined, further discussion on this can be read here on slashdot.

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    More on Ubuntu Linux
    Submitted by TreoTom on Wednesday, February 09, 2005 – 09:29
    UbuntuThe new Debian-based kid on the block, Ubuntu, has raised to the number one spot on Distrowatch’s page hits ranking for the last month. If you aren’t familiar with Ubuntu, you could take a look at one of the many reviews with some background information posted at LinuxPlanet, or download an installer or live CD and have a go.
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    Ubuntu Linux Preview Released
    Submitted by robster on Thursday, September 16, 2004 – 11:42
    UbuntuThe Ubuntu project, sponsored by Canonical Ltd,has announced the preview release of its Debian based distribution. The preview of “Warty Warthog” (4.10), includes GNOME 2.8 with Evolution 2.0 and an enhanced XFree86 4.3 release. OSNews has an interview with Jeff Waugh, a member of the Ubuntu team (who is also involved with GNOME and Debian). This release is available for PPC, AMD64 and i386. Now go download it and play.
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