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Where can I get the latest Ubuntu Alpha or Beta?

I'd love to test the latest Ubuntu alpha/beta (otherwise known as "Ubuntu+1"), but I can't find it. Where can I find download for the pre-releases of Ubuntu?
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5answers
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Are daily builds of Ubuntu stable enough for general desktop usage?

Are the daily development builds of Ubuntu (Known as Ubuntu+1) stable and mature enough for general desktop usage? Also, if I install the latest daily build today, will it notify for the update of ...
5
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1answer
56k views

Upgrading from ubuntu 12.04 to 13.10 [duplicate]

How do I upgrade from Ubuntu 12.04 to Ubuntu 13.10. I have tried the one I this link I gives option to upgrade to 12.10 not 13.10 I want to directly upgrade to 13.10 from 12.04
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1answer
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Why can't I upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04 using Update Manager?

I'm aware of the How do I upgrade to the development release (aka. Ubuntu+1)? question and this is NOT a duplicate. On my laptop running Ubuntu 12.10, when running sudo update-manager -d, I'm getting ...
2
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1answer
576 views

12.04 already available through update-manager: it's a bug?

ALT + F2 update-manager -d this is what i see on my desktop ( Ubuntu LTS 10.04.3 amd64 desktop ): It's italian, that means ubuntu 12.04 is already available and suited for production?
0
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3answers
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What version of varnish should I run on 11.04?

I went to ubuntu's main site and downloaded the latest LTS version 11.04. Now I'm trying to install varnish on it, and following the steps on the downloads page for Ubuntu I added the new repo but it ...
2
votes
3answers
343 views

Does auto updating work across major versions?

I'm using Ubuntu 11.04, and installing regular automatic updates. Since 11.10 is out, I expected it will be auto upgraded, but no, I'm still: $ cat /etc/issue Ubuntu 11.04 Now I want for example ...
2
votes
2answers
289 views

How do I try Unity from Natty? [closed]

How can I try the newest codebase of Unity, so that I can send bug-reports and feature requests to the Unity developers?
0
votes
1answer
499 views

MTP support on Ubuntu 12.04 using Ubuntu 14.04 repositories

I have Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS 32-bit installed on one of my laptops and Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS 64-bit installed on the other. I think the latter version of Ubuntu has native MTP support as I did not install ...
0
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3answers
359 views

Should I install 11.10 daily release now or rather wait? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a rational reason to wait for the release date to download, install or update to the next version of Ubuntu? Should I install ubuntu 11.10 now or is better ...
1
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1answer
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How can I get an Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily) Beta1 installer (if I'm ready to test it)? [duplicate]

Although Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily) Beta1 has been announced, I can't see a stand-alone image that I can try to install. (I'm in particular interested in using the installation image to change my system ...
1
vote
1answer
95 views

How do I check for release updates that are not beta but might not be LTS?

I have a cron job that checks for new releases. I want to make sure it emails me when a new release is out of beta and ready to install. I want to upgrade to both long term support (LTS) releases ...

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