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Have you upgraded to or installed Ubuntu 10.04 yet?

Discussion in 'Linux and Unix' started by tomdkat, Apr 30, 2010.

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  1. tomdkat

    tomdkat Retired Trusted Advisor Thread Starter

    May 6, 2006
    I haven't upgraded yet but I plan on doing so next week.

    Have you upgraded to 10.04 or installed it yet? If so, what do you think about it?

  2. skinnywhiteboy


    Jan 26, 2001
    I like it. Not too many changes since 9.10. I like the Social Networking capability of it, and I think it handles pics and vids a little bit better too.
  3. 1002richards

    1002richards Retired Trusted Advisor

    Jan 29, 2006
    I'm running the Netbook Edition of Ubuntu 10.04. Very impressed - plymouth works now (log on screen etc). From selecting Ubuntu at boot 'til on line (wireless) approx 45 seconds max including typing username & p/w. Boot time matters on laptop but less on desktop I guess.
    Operationally moves fast - no figures but compared to Vista I can see a real difference.

    Switching from Netbook to Gnome at logon works well in both directions.
    Wireless connection simple to set up. Mobile broadband worked 'out of the box' on first time use.

    Hope others also enjoying the newest Ubuntu?

  4. saikee


    Jun 11, 2004
    Always run at least two copies of Ubuntu in the box. I am keeping the 9.04 as it is fast and robust. It was the last one that uses Grub1 as newer versions have faulted to Grub2.
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