Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark Images Released for VirtualBox and VMware

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Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark Images Released for VirtualBox and VMware

Ubuntu team announced the latest version of their operating system “Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark”. The new Ubuntu release offers nine months of support and security updates. It features Linux Kernel 4.13 and driverless printing to supported devices, by default Swap file will be used instead of Swap partition: “Codenamed “Artful Aardvark”, Ubuntu 17.10 continues Ubuntu’s proudtradition of integrating the latest and greatest open source technology into a high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution. As always, the team has been hard at work through this cycle, introducing new features and fixing bugs. Under the hood, there have been updates to many core packages, including a new 4.13-based kernel, glibc 2.26, gcc 7.2, and much more. Ubuntu Desktop has had a major overhaul, with the switch from Unity as our default desktop to GNOME3 and gnome-shell. Along with that, there are the usual incremental improvements, with newer versions of GTK and Qt, and updates to major packages like Firefox and LibreOffice….” You can check release announcement here and release notes here.

We are providing you virtual images for latest version of Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark for VirtualBox and VMware.

You can download VDI and VMDK images for VirtualBox & VMware from here.

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  • Daniel

    Ubuntu 17.10 has a bug that prevents VMWare Workstation from running. When Ubuntu is the host, that is.