April 2nd is the beta release of what will become Ubuntu Kylin 20.04, and during this week, there will be a freeze on changes to features, the user interface and documentation. Between April 2nd and final release on April 23rd, the Ubuntu Kylin team and community will focus on ISO testing, bug reporting, and fixing bugs. Please join the community by downloading the daily ISO image and trying it out, even beginning today.
The UbuntuKylin open source Linux desktop operating system was created in 2013 and has released a total of 14 versions. It is one of the official derivative versions of Ubuntu and is equipped with the UKUI desktop environment by default. In April 2020, UbuntuKylin 20.04 LTS will be released soon, and it will be equipped with the new UKUI 3.0 preview version.
Ubuntu Kylin operating system 18.04 (Bionic Beaver) is the third long-term support version after 14.04 and 16.04. It officially provides technical support (including regular update / bug repair / security upgrade) for up to three years, during which periodic updates will be provided. Today's 18.04.4 LTS release is the fourth update, and the next update, 18.04.5 LTS, will be released on August 6 this year.
Fifty six ethnic groups, fifty-six flowers, the world open source is all as one just like fifty six nations are one. On November 28, 2019, Ubuntu Kylin, together with Tibet University, successfully held the "Ubuntu Kylin 19.10 release party - Tibet University Station" in Lhasa City, which has magnificent mountains and rivers, beautiful scenery as well as unique customs.
From November 12th to 15th, 2019, the "Linux app Summit (LAS) 2019" jointly hosted by GNOME and KDE, two major international free software desktop environments, was successfully held in Barcelona, Spain. Ubuntu Kylin team’s representative members including Dr. Jack Yu , Dr. Xiaodong Liu and director Min Liu attended the summit and delivered the keynote speech of “Ubuntu Kylin practice on application construction for Linux ecosystem”.
The released version of Ubuntu Kylin19.10.1 is the updated version, the kernel version is upgraded to 126.96.36.199.22, and the Firefox browser is upgraded to 70.0. Some underlying libraries are updated as well. The icon theme settings and font advanced settings are added in the control panel . At the same time, the problems fed back by users through forums, wechat, official website and other platforms are fixed.