Friday, October 21, 2005
Distribution Release: Ubuntu Linux 5.10 Server
The Ubuntu project has announced the release of a specialist server edition of Ubuntu Linux 5.10: "The Ubuntu team is proud to announce Ubuntu 5.10 Server, the first release of Ubuntu designed especially for server environments. Like the standard desktop Ubuntu, it occupies a single CD. However, it is distinguished by the following features: includes server-oriented kernels with out-of-the-box automatic support for multiprocessor systems; includes a wide variety of popular server applications; a slim default installation, occupying just 400 megabytes." The full release announcement. ISO images for the three supported architectures can be downloaded from here (MD5): ubuntu-server-5.10-install-amd64.iso (549MB), ubuntu-server-5.10-install-i386.iso (565MB), ubuntu-server-5.10-install-powerpc.iso (493MB).