Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal)
On 23 April 2012 Shuttleworth announced that Ubuntu 12.10 would be named Quantal Quetzal. As this will be the first of a series of three releases before the next LTS release, Shuttleworth indicated that it will include a refreshed look, with work to be done on typography and iconography. The release takes its name from the quetzal, a species of Central American birds.Ubuntu 12.10 was released on schedule on 18 October 2012 and is Canonical’s seventeenth release of the operating system.
This release also included Ubuntu Web Apps, a means of running web applications directly from the desktop, without having to open a browser.It would use Nautilus 3.4 as its file manager, in place of the 3.5 and newer versions, to retain features deleted from later versions.
Linux Kernel 3.4
Single 800MB Image
New Look for Update Manager
Firefox and Thunderbird
No More Migration Assistant
Included version 4.6 of GCC Upgraded to 4.7
Applications ported to Python 3
AMD64 or EM64T architecture (Athlon64, Opteron, EM64T Xeon,Core 2).
64 Bit Chips AMD Processor.
700 MHz processor (about Intel Celeron or better)
512 MiB RAM (system memory)
5 GB of hard-drive space (or USB stick, memory card or external drive but see LiveCD for an alternative approach)
VGA capable of 1024×768 screen resolution
Either a CD/DVD drive or a USB port for the installer media
64 Bit Torrent
32 Bit Torrent
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