[SATLUG] Ubuntu 'Karmic Koala' 9.10 impressions?

Herb Cee hc at lookcee.com
Fri Jan 1 12:41:19 CST 2010


Michael wrote:
> Ed Coates wrote:
>> On Thu, Oct 29, 2009 at 2:56 PM, Don Wright <satlug at sbcglobal.net> 
>> wrote:
>>  
>>> So what do y'all think of the newly-released Ubuntu 9.10? And who's
>>> waiting for Lucid Lynx, the long-term support version targeted for 
>>> April
>>> 29?  --Don
>>>
>>>     
>> I can honestly say that version 9.10 is the best one yet.  It upgraded
>> flawlessly on my Gateway 5350 laptop.  After installing
>> ubuntu-restricted-extras, it even runs the flash games on facebook
>> without any issues.  I don't mess with the server iso, what I do is
>> install the desktop iso, and then start installing all the packages
>> I'll need for the server.  I.E. apache2, mysql5, php5, etc.  Makes it
>> easier for me since I remotely access the desktop using
>> nxserver/nxclient over ssh.  I've even loaded it up in a virtualbox on
>> my work laptop and have it work through there.
>>
>> All in all, I would highly recommend this one for anyone who wants to
>> try Linux out to see what it's about.
>>
>> Ed
>>   
> Still using 8.04 . . .
Don I have been happy with 8.04 since it does everything I can manage 
and is still supported, Synaptic Rules!  I will wait for Lucid Lynx.
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