Ubuntu Studio

Ubuntu Studio 17.10 Reaches End-Of-Life

Ubuntu Studio 17.10 “Artful Aardvark” has reached End-Of-Life (EOL). It is strongly urged that users of 17.10 upgrade to 18.04 in order to receive the latest updates, including security updates. 17.10 will no longer receive any updates. Ubuntu Studio users can look forward to a new release of Ubuntu Studio 18.10 in October, including new […]

Introducing the Ubuntu Studio Audio Handbook

Author Peter Reppert saw the need for a guide to get people started in audio & music production with Ubuntu Studio. He decided to write a book. Once that book was completed, he came to the Ubuntu Studio team to give it away as a gift to the community; his way of contributing to the […]

Ubuntu Studio Development News – May 14, 2018

Plans for Ubuntu Studio 18.10 – Cosmic Cuttlefish For Ubuntu 18.10, we have been starting to think outside-the-box. There is something to be said of remaining with what you have and refining it, but staying in one spot can lead quickly to stagnation. Coming up with new ideas and progressing forward with those ideas is […]

Regarding GIMP 2.10

The Ubuntu Studio team would like to congratulate GIMP on the release of version 2.10! It has been years since the last major release of GIMP, and this one is a good one. Unfortunately for our users that use MyPaint and GIMP, MyPaint (1.2) uses libmypaint 1.2. GIMP 2.10 uses libmypaint 1.3. The two libmypaint […]

Clarification on Non-LTS Status of Ubuntu Studio 18.04

For everyone who is asking why 18.04 is not an LTS, we want to be clear: we are very much in need of volunteers to help with development. We especially need help with packaging and documentation. This entire project is run by volunteers. Nobody on the Ubuntu Studio team is employed by Canonical. We do […]

Ubuntu Studio 18.04 Released

We are happy to announce the release of our latest version, Ubuntu Studio 18.04 Bionic Beaver! Unlike the other Ubuntu flavors, this release of Ubuntu Studio is not a Long-Term Suppport (LTS) release. As a regular release, it will be supported for 9 months. Although it is not a Long-Term Support release, it is still […]

Ubuntu Studio 18.04 Release Candidate

The Release Candidate for Ubuntu Studio 18.04 is ready for testing. Download it here There are some known issues: Volume label still set to Beta base-files still not the final version kernel will have (at least) one more revision Please report any bugs using ubuntu-bug {package name}. Final release is scheduled to be released on […]

Ubuntu Studio Development Meeting: April 7, 2018

On April 7, 2018, the Ubuntu Studio Development Team met. Among the items discussed were the following: Looking into changing or adding wallpaper for 18.04 Install-time package selection bug fixed, request for testers. ubuntustudio-controls to be updated for 18.10 to add the following features: set cpu governor, turn on/off Intel Boost choose audio device run […]

18.04 Beta Release

Ubuntu Studio 18.04 Bionic Beaver Beta is released! The beta of the upcoming release of Ubuntu Studio 18.04 is ready for testing. You may find the images at cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntustudio/releases/bionic/beta-2/. More information can be found in the Beta Release Notes. Reporting Bugs If you find any bugs with this release, please report them, and take your […]

Introducing the potential new Ubuntu Studio Council

Back in 2016, Set Hallström was elected as the new Team Lead for Ubuntu Studio, just in time for the 16.04 Xenial Long Term Support (LTS) release. It was intended that Ubuntu Studio would be able to utilise Set’s leadership skills at least up until the next LTS release in April 2018. Unfortunately, as happens […]