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I would like to try Unity in desktop version. Will it be available in the Alpha 1 release?

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It is planned to get Compiz 0.9.4 and Unity work together for Alpha 1 (which is a month away), so I'm pretty sure we will be able to test Unity at least via a PPA by then.

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You can try the unity right now in 10.04 or 10.10.

run this in your terminal:

sudo apt-get install ubuntu-netbook


sudo apt-get install unity

after logging out you will be able to choose Ubuntu Netbook Edition

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I tried this but it tell me that i haven't got the right drivers – Matteo Pagliazzi Nov 1 '10 at 15:00
10.04 doesn't have unity?! – RolandiXor Nov 1 '10 at 18:01
only the netbook version – Matteo Pagliazzi Mar 27 '11 at 18:16

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