Welcome to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS 'Xenial Xerus'

The Ubuntu team is proud to announce Ubuntu 16.04 LTS 'Xenial Xerus'.

To see what's new in this release, visit:


Ubuntu is a Linux distribution for your desktop or server, with a fast and easy install, regular releases, a tight selection of excellent applications installed by default, and almost any other software you can imagine available through the network.

We hope you enjoy Ubuntu.

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  ubuntu-bug linux

will open a bug report in Launchpad regarding the linux package.

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