Ubuntu "Hardy Heron" announced

Jono Bacon, Community Manager for Ubuntu, has announced the next version of Ubuntu - Ubuntu 8.04, codenamed Hardy Heron.

Jono Bacon, Community Manager for Ubuntu, has announced the next version of Ubuntu - Ubuntu 8.04, codenamed Hardy Heron.

Here's the details of the announcement:

  • This will be the version that succeeds Gutsy Gibbon (Ubuntu 7.10) which is due out in Oct 2007.
  • Hardy Heron is due to release April 2008.
  • This version will have Long Term Support (LTS) which means security updates for five years for the server edition and three years for the desktop edition.

Cool.