Release testing, testing new applications or features, etc.

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Test Blank CD/DVD?

How would I test a blank CD/DVD + R to see if it's good. I have a blank DVD that has a few light scratches on it and I want to see if it is able to burn a home movie onto it.
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Where Can I Give Feedback on Ubuntu?

I'm running Ubuntu 11.04 Beta 2. Is there a way, or a place, to give feedback on this system? Not file bugs, just give feedback.
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Is burg compatible with 11.04?

Has anybody tested burg on natty? Is it safe?
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Will LiveCD test results be aggregated into the laptop testing tracker?

Marco Ceppi's answer to a tangentially related question set me to wondering about the destination of all the tests that users run from the LiveCD menu. There's a fairly comprehensive hardware ...
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Can not update Natty running from a USB stick [closed]

In a blogpost Jono explained a nice way to test the latest version of Natty. Under point four he proposes: Step 4: Update Although you installed the latest daily you should ensure it is up to ...
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Natty Alpha Testing “Kept Back” Updates, Ubuntu or My System?

I'm testing Natty and theres a hefty list of updates that are "kept back" now to the question are these packages that are most likely held back due to Ubuntu (and will be made available once ...
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How to install correctly another Linux flavour (in my case PCLinuxOS) together with installed Ubuntu?

Hello everybody and Prosperous and Productive Year 2011 !!! I have Ubuntu 10.10 (32bit) installed on my laptop. I would like to install PCLinuxOS (KDE or LXDE version, I don't know yet) on the same ...
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How to force Testdrive to use zsync?

While using testdrive gui, how to configure it to use zsync? There seems to be no option to change that. Or is there a config file somewhere which can be edited?
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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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How do you test the network speed betwen two boxes?

I have gigabit network setup in my house and few Ubuntu based boxes. Out of complete curiosity I would like to check the speed between the two boxes. I am not having any problems with speed or ...
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Is Ubuntu based on Debian unstable or Debian testing?

which of the two it is?
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How do I get involved with testing and QA with Ubuntu?

I'd like to get involved with Ubuntu QA by creating automated tests. Is there an ongoing effort to create these tests? Where can I learn more?