Ubuntu 10.10 (with the code name of “Maverick Meerkat“) already has its release schedule available. It is scheduled to be released to the world officially on Ubuntu 10.10 released on the 10/10/2010, at 10:10.I think it would be great to make a big release on this date. And hoping that Maverick Meerkat would be the “Ubuntu Super 10”!!! 10 for the date; 10 for the quality …
Ubuntu 10.10 released with a bran-new UI, as well as the same features in Ubuntu 10.10 Alpha 2, released on July,1, with the same code name “Maverick Meerkat”.For the Maverick Meerkat, the development team will focus their efforts to make Ubuntu 10.10 a lightweight and mobile operating system, bringing quality improvements to the user interface of the Netbook Edition.
About Ubuntu:Ubuntu is the most popular Linux distribution in the world.Here are some key features of “Ubuntu”:
· Ubuntu will always be free of charge, including enterprise releases and security updates.
· Ubuntu comes with full commercial support from Canonical and hundreds of companies around the world.
· Ubuntu includes the very best translations and accessibility infrastructure that the free software community has to offer.
· Ubuntu CDs contain only free software applications; we encourage you to use free and open source software, improve it and pass it on.
June 03rd, 2010 – Alpha 1 release
July 1st , 2010 – Alpha 2 release
August 12th, 2010 – Alpha 3 release
September 2nd, 2010 – Alpha 4 release
September 23th , 2010 – Beta release
October 21st , 2010 – Release Candidate
October 10th, 2010 – Final release of Ubuntu 10.10
If you want a more detailed schedule i.e with all the activity between the different releases then check out https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MaverickReleaseSchedule
If you are a linuxer and really can’t wait to get a glimpse at the upcoming Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat) OS.Don’t worry, the Alpha 2 release is already available for download (for testing purposes only,click her to know more).