Releases

A new Xubuntu version is released every 6 months; LTS releases are released every 2 years. Regular Xubuntu releases are supported for 9 months and the LTS releases for 3 years.

The currently supported releases are listed below. More information about the supported releases can be found from their release pages.

Xubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak)

Xubuntu 16.10 was mostly a maintenance release in which the migration of Xfce to GTK3 was prepared.

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Xubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus)

Xubuntu 16.04 is an LTS version. In 16.04, Ubuntu Software Center was replaced by GNOME Software. Winners from a community wallpaper contest were included with the release for the second time.

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Xubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr)

New features and applications for Xubuntu 14.04 LTS included Xfdesktop 4.11 and Mugshot user account profile tool. MenuLibre replaced Alacarte as the menu editor and and Light locker became the default login manager, also replacing xscreensaver. Whisker menu was added as the default menu applet in the panel.

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