We are pleased to announce the release of the next version of our distro – and the second as an official flavor of the Ubuntufamily.
Based on 17.04 experiences, feedback and suggestions we have received from our users, the new release comes with a lot of new features, fixes and optimizations:
- More customisation options via budgie welcome
- Complete desktop look and feel changes – more options
- Lots more Budgie Applets available from brilliant independent developers
- the best from the GNOME family as well as the fantastic Tilix terminal emulator with Quake mode enabled
- Stylish new login screen
- Latest upstream Budgie Desktop v10.4
- Nightlight and Caffeine applets as standard
You can and should read more about what we have been upto via our release notes .
Download links and installation guide are provided. As always – do check the md5sum hash value of the downloaded ISO – this really does help you get on with a flying start for your install.
Finally – a couple of fantastic short videos for you to enjoy.
Thank you all for your continued support – spread the news!
David, Ubuntu Budgie Project Leader.