Full Circle Podcast Episode #19, Burnt at the Stake is available from the main site.
In this episode, Ubuntu 11.04 and Unity: we review the latest release of Ubuntu Linux from Canonical. Wilkins, Hewitt and Catling go head-to-head in the fight over the interface called (ironically) Unity.
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Show notes after the jump.
- Robin Catling (blog at http://catlingmindswipe.blogspot.com/, @robincatling on Twitter)
- Ed Hewitt (blog at http://www.edhewitt.co.uk/, @edhewitt on Twitter)
- Dave Wilkins… has the word “interesting” tattooed inside his thigh.
Additional audio by Victoria Pritchard
00:42 | WELCOME and INTRO
01:04 | SINCE LAST TIME…
- Ed – Trip to Rome, upgrading the HTC Wildfire to Cyanogen Mod 7.0.3. Installed 11.04
- Dave – Handed in his dissertation on Lucan. Nexus 1 upgrade,
downgrade, or side-grade to stock Android Gingerbread. Installed 11.04.
- Robin – upgrading the HTC Wildfire to Cyanogen Mod 7.0.0. Upgraded four machines to 11.04.
04:55 | REVIEW Issue #48 of Full Circle Magazine
- Ed – File-systems on pg.20
- Robin – How-to of Remastersys on pg.31
- Dave – Gaming Volley Brawl on pg.35 (apologies we lost the audio for this bit)
12:05 | REVIEW: Ubuntu 11.04 The news this time is all Ubuntu 11.04!
- Is Ubuntu 11.04 the most important and crucial release so far?
Don’t like Unity, Don’t use it. Plenty of other Distros out there.
- Favourite New Features/Changes?
- Ubuntu One and Software Center changes
- Hated New Features/Changes?
Dave’s Wifi issues with the netbook! Eventually solved here:
Robin’s issue with Unity 3-D, solved in blog-post here:
- How did you upgrade?
- Recommend to more users?
- Best release so far?
- Looking to the future 11.10- Development started on 29 april- Gnome 3.0 will be part of 11.10
- Mark Shuttleworth in Q&A session:(http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2011/05/mark-shuttleworth-talks-windicators-changes-for-unity-in-oneiric-and-whole-lot-more/)
57:26 | CONTRIBUTE
1.26:23 | FEEDBACK Send us feedback: since Victoria continues to ask so nicely.
Thanks to everyone who sent us messages recently. Our next show will be a Feedback Special!
1.27:19 | OUTRO AND WRAP
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Creative Commons Music Tracks
- Opening: ‘Achilles’ by Kevin Macleod
- Main Theme: ‘Revolve’ by His Boy Elroy
- Incidental: ‘Dance Zone’ by Unknown
- Incidental: ‘On the Run’ by Unknown
- Incidental: ‘Iron Man’ by Unknown
Runtime: 1 hr 29min 05seconds