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Ubuntu 14.04.1
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2 2384 09-03-2014
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Description: "The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce the release of Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS (long-term support) for its Desktop, Server, Cloud, and Core products, as well as other flavours of Ubuntu with long-term support. As usual, this point release includes many updates, and updated installation media has been provided so that fewer updates will need to be downloaded after installation. These include security updates and corrections for other high-impact bugs, with a focus on maintaining stability and compatibility with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Kubuntu 14.04.1 LTS, Edubuntu 14.04.1 LTS, Xubuntu 14.04.1 LTS, Mythbuntu 14.04.1 LTS, Ubuntu GNOME 14.04.1 LTS, Lubuntu 14.04.1 LTS, Ubuntu Kylin 14.04.1 LTS, and Ubuntu Studio 14.04.1 LTS are also now available."
Keywords: Debian-based LTS security-updates high-impact-bugs


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Old 08-17-2014, 12:56 AM   #1
Bill_Gates
 
Registered: Oct 2007
Distribution: Ubuntu 12.04 > 14.04
Posts: 4

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Would you recommend the product? yes | Price you paid?: None indicated | Rating: 3

Pros: All data seems to have been preserved during upgrade from 12.04
Cons: Some functionality now broken post upgrade



The hope for a seamless upgrade is dashed.

Printing which used to work well now fails with "Broken Filter" status, whatever that means

Dash Home no longer works so cannot launch apps or go to recently used items.

Bit like my school reports really "Could do better!"
 
Old 09-03-2014, 03:28 PM   #2
cedar11
 
Registered: Jan 2011
Distribution: Ubuntu
Posts: 1

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Would you recommend the product? yes | Price you paid?: None indicated | Rating: 5

Pros: Learning curve is fairly easy
Cons: Transition from MS os seems a bit slow, maybe just me :)


First experience with Ubuntu, so nothing really to judge by other than many years and ditros of MS. firefox is much slower to load sites than firefox on windows, seems to hunt around a lot.
Dash is handy, music box will take a bit of playing with as ms media is a simple functional library for music. Still running both systems for coparison but using Ubuntu as default, making myself learn it.
 




  



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