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Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine) Enters Final Freeze Ahead of October 17th Release

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As of October 10th, the Ubuntu 19.10 release is officially in Final Freeze, the last step of its development stage, which means that only release critical bugs affecting the ISO images or the installers will be accepted in the archives. Release Candidate images are also now available for testing to ensure an uneventful and smooth release.

"We will shut down cronjobs and spin some RC images late Friday or early Saturday once the archive and proposed-migration have settled a bit, and we expect everyone with a vested interest in a flavour (or two) and a few spare hours here and there to get to testing to make sure we have another uneventful release next week," said Adam Conrad.

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There’s an Ubuntu 19.10 Release Party in London, Tomorrow

  • There’s an Ubuntu 19.10 Release Party in London, Tomorrow

    Ubuntu 19.10 is released tomorrow and to mark the occasion some folks at Canonical have found a small London pub in which they plan to congregate and celebrate the Eoan Ermine’s emergence into the world at large, with the Ubuntu community at large!

    Yes, that includes you; whatever your interest in Ubuntu, if you fancy supping over-priced beverages with like-minded folk then this is the event for you.

    And, just to sweeten the deal, the first couple of lucky bucks to join the event will snag themselves an party bag full* of Ubuntu swag (expect pens and sticker, not an Orange Box though).

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