Category Archives: Planet

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 675

Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 675 for the week of March 14 – 20, 2021. The full version of this issue is available here. In this issue we cover: IRC Council Call for Nominations (2021) Ubuntu Stats Hot in Support LoCo Events Ubucon Asia 2021 Meeting reports update thread Hirsute Hippo Draft Release […]

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 674

Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 674 for the week of March 7 – 13, 2021. The full version of this issue is available here. In this issue we cover: Extended Security Maintenance for Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) begins April 30 2021 Welcome New Members and Developers Ubuntu Stats Hot in Support LoCo Events […]

Extended Security Maintenance for Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) begins April 30 2021

Ubuntu announced its 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) release almost 5 years ago, on April 21, 2016. As with the earlier LTS releases, Ubuntu committed to ongoing security and critical fixes for a period of 5 years. The standard support period is now nearing its end and Ubuntu 16.04 LTS will transition to Extended Security Maintenance (ESM) […]

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 673

Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 673 for the week of February 28 – March 6, 2021. The full version of this issue is available here. In this issue we cover: Results of the Local Communities Research Committee Ubuntu Stats Hot in Support LoCo Events You Don’t Need To Ask Ubuntu Voltage Updated Snaps […]

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 672

Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 672 for the week of February 21 – 27, 2021. The full version of this issue is available here. In this issue we cover: Improvements to the point-release release process – stricter processes for fixes Hirsute Hippo (to be 21.04) Feature Freeze Ubuntu Stats Hot in Support LoCo […]