This pre-release includes the v4.4 kernel, LibreOffice 5.2, and a number of software updates that are ready for wider testing. These images are still under development, so you should expect some bugs.
Ubuntu 16.10 Release Highlight
Ubuntu GNOME 16.10
- includes GNOME 3.20.
- uses GTK3 version of LibreOffice
- GNOME’s Initial Setup utility is included and enabled.
- Empathy is no longer pre-installed
- new Characters character map utility
- The experimental wayland session is included.
- Migrated to GTK 3.20
- Updated to MATE Dock Applet 0.74
- Update and rebuild many MATE packages to improve GTK 3.20 support
- Removed MATE Heads-Up Display (HUD)
Ubuntu Studio 16.10
- Added dgedit, drumgizmo, gpick, calibre, pdf-shuffler, plume-creator.
- Replaced gnome-color-manager with dispcalgui
- Replaced recordmydesktop with vokoscreen
- Updated multimedia packages
Future releases of Ubuntu 16.10:
- Beta 2: September 22nd
- Final Freeze, Release Candicate: October 6th
- Ubuntu 16.10 Final: October 13th
- Lubuntu (Download)
- Ubuntu GNOME (Download)
- Ubuntu Kylin (Download)
- Ubuntu MATE (Download)
- Ubuntu Studio (Download)