Ubuntu Technical Board Meeting Decisions Regarding The New Release Proposals

In a recent Ubuntu technical board meeting, it was decided to:reduce maintenance period for regular (non-LTS) Ubuntu releases from 18 months to 9 months; enable users to continuously track the development focus of Ubuntu without having to explicitly upgrade.It was also decided to implement the above changes “to the maintenance schedule effective in 13.04 and […]

Official Ubuntu Rolling Release Proposal

A while back, Leann Ogasawara, Canonical Kernel Team Manager, has said that it has been discussed internally to use a rolling release model for Ubuntu between LTS releases, but that it is just an idea for now. With the new Ubuntu Touch, which needs both “velocity and agility”, the rolling release mode seems to be […]