Code name for Ubuntu 12.10 announced : ‘Quantal Quetzal’

Ubuntu, the most popular Linux based operating system gets the code name for its  new version Ubuntu 12.10. The Ubuntu project which is famous for its user interactive  environment, was the initiative of Mr. Mark Shuttleworth and his team who now known as canonical company. And on this april 26th all Ubuntu lovers are waiting for the stable release of Ubuntu 12.04 (  Precise Pangolin)

The new code name is “Quantal Quetzal”  which was announced by Mr.  Mark Shuttleworth on yesterday through his   official blog. The OS is named after a small beautiful bird  Resplendent Quetzal(on the coverpage) .In his blog, he gives the reasons for choosing this name. 

According to Shuttleworth The Ubuntu style will be a  major consideration of the new version.The new release will be coming with Unity interface but a great good and colorful modifications are expected.The Ubuntu 12.10 will be somewhat different from older versions, especially in its theme.  the  traditional brown color will be changed and new movement will be colorful like Quetzal, The new version will be focusing on more quality and not just on the looks. 

Releasing Schedule of Ubuntu 12.10

  • June 7th   -Ubuntu 12.10 Alpha 1
  • June 28th   -Ubuntu 12.10 Alpha 2 -         =
  • August 2nd  -Ubuntu 12.10 Alpha 3 -
  • September 6th -Ubuntu 12.10 Beta 1 - 
  • September 27th -Ubuntu 12.10 Beta 2 - 
  • October 18th      -Ubuntu 12.10 

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