Andres Jaimes

Ubuntu 7.10 Released

By Andres Jaimes

Among others, this new release of Ubuntu features:

  • 3D Screen effects enabled by default: This is soooo cool! Plus, right click on your desktop, select Change Desktop Background, select Visual Effects and click on Extra, now go move a Window.
  • Themes, backgrounds, fonts, toolbars and visual effects have all been consolidated into a single form.
  • Desktop search: Quick search all your files, web, email, etc.
  • Pidgin: New name for the Gaim Internet Messenger, it features more icons 😉 and MSN icons are now shown for all your contacts.
  • User Switch button: Just click on it and switch among mom, dad or kids!