Ubuntu 13.04 Codename Announced: Raring Ringtail

ubuntu Raring Ringtail

Mark Shuttleworth has announced the codename for the next Ubuntu release (13.04): Raring Ringtail.

We’ll make something… wonderful, and call it the Raring Ringtail. See you there soon.

So Ubuntu 13.04 will be codenamed « Raring Ringtail« , but… what’s a « ringtail »? According to wikipedia, there are quite a few animals that fit the ‘description’, including a raccoon, a lemur, mongoose and there are even some birds and a fish that may be referred to as « ringtail« . So it looks like the Working In Ubuntu Unity Gets New Quicklists Window Released With Primus Support [Nvidia Optimus GPU Switching] » href= »http://www.adminreseau.fr/bumblebee-3-1-released-with-primus-support-nvidia-optimus-gpu-switching/ »>Switching Unity To Get New Shutdown Dialogs, Scroll To Switch Between Windows Feature [Video] » href= »http://www.adminreseau.fr/unity-to-get-new-shutdown-dialogs-scroll-to-switch-between-windows-feature-video/ »>Feature [Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail] » href= »http://www.adminreseau.fr/unity-gets-new-quicklists-window-switching-feature-ubuntu-13-04-raring-ringtail/ »>Unity Notification Area (Systray) Whitelist Is Obsolete [Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail Changes] » href= »http://www.adminreseau.fr/unity-notification-area-systray-whitelist-is-obsolete-ubuntu-13-04-raring-ringtail-changes/ »>13.04 Raring Ringtail [For Users With Proprietary Nvidia Drivers] » href= »http://www.adminreseau.fr/fix-skype-not-working-in-ubuntu-13-04-raring-ringtail-for-users-with-proprietary-nvidia-drivers/ »>Ubuntu 13.04 mascot will remain a mystery for now.

In the announcement, Mark also mentions that by the time of the next LTS (14.04), the Ubuntu phone, tablet and TV should all be lined up and until then, some things will need special attention, « like battery life, number of running processes, memory footprint« .

Up Next: Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Released, Install It In Ubuntu [GNOME 2 Fork] » href= »http://www.adminreseau.fr/mate-1-6-released-install-it-in-ubuntu-gnome-2-fork/ »>GNOME 3 Apps [Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander] » href= »http://www.adminreseau.fr/ambiance-theme-updated-with-dark-toolbars-for-nautilus-and-other-gnome-3-apps-ubuntu-13-10-saucy-salamander/ »>Ambiance Theme Updated With Dark Toolbars For Nautilus And Other GNOME 3 Apps [Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander] » href= »http://www.adminreseau.fr/ambiance-theme-updated-with-dark-toolbars-for-nautilus-and-other-gnome-3-apps-ubuntu-13-10-saucy-salamander/ »>Salamander [UDS] » href= »http://www.adminreseau.fr/possible-changes-in-ubunu-13-10-saucy-salamander-uds/ »>13.10 S S. Will it be codenamed Sensual Sasquatch? Or maybe Super Salamander? Sexy Swordfish? We’ll find out in another 6 months!

Also see: Ubuntu Mascots In Pictures: From Warty WARTHOG To Quantal QUETZAL

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