Ubuntu 11.10 with code name Oneiric Ocelot‘s final stable release is now available for world to download from Ubuntu website. This new version updates all major flavours of Ubuntu i.e. desktop, server, cloud, Edubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu, Lubuntu, Mythbuntu and Ubuntu studio. Some of the changes and new features from Ubuntu 11.04 are listed as follows:
Ubuntu Software Centre 5.0: With a completely revamped interface of Ubuntu Software Centre 5.0, Oneiric Ocelot provides a simpler and more enjoyable experience for browsing, managing and searching of software.
Ubuntu 11.10 software center new features
Major GNOME update: GNOME 3.2 is included in Ubuntu 11.10 and is a major upgrade from GNOME 2.32 included in Ubuntu 11.04.
With a new ‘Alt + Tab’ switcher, switching between open applications enhance work with fun.
‘Places’ are renamed to ‘Lenses’ with advanced filtering options and integrated multiple sources.
Batter language support to Japanese, Chinese, Korean and other script languages.
Performance improvements of launchers and panel. It;s designed to make getting to your favourite tools and applications quick and easy.
LightDM is the new login manager with the Unity greeter.
New releases of Compiz and Unity.
Two new ARM sub architectures for Toshiba ac100 netbook and Freescale i.MX53 Quick Start development board.
Ubuntu developer team include update to various applications. Thunderbird is included as the default email client by replacing Evolution Mail and Calendar, which has been completely removed from the system. Mozilla Firefox 7.0 is the default web browser which you can easily Liupdate to latest version.
This new Ubuntu version gives you more control over performance, creativity and productivity of your work.