Ubuntu 9.04 "Jaunty Jackalope" is ready for download - Go get it!

Bang on schedule, Ubuntu 9.04 "Jaunty Jackalope" is ready for download.

Bang on schedule, Ubuntu 9.04 "Jaunty Jackalope" is ready for download.

So, what’s new? Well, if you read my post on the release candidate of Jaunty, you'll already know:

  • GNOME 2.26.1 desktop environment (KDE 4.2.2 for Kubuntu)
  • Kernel packages were updated to version 2.6.28-11.14, based on Linux kernel 2.6.28.9
  • Faster boot times
  • ext4 filesystem support
  • Wacom tablet support
  • Netbook support

GalleryUbuntu 9.04 “Jaunty Jackalope” Release Candidate

I've been running the RC for a few days and it seems stable and well thought out.