Ubuntu 14.04 Alpha 2 Builds are Available for Download

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By Akemi Iwaya on January 24th, 2014

If you have been keeping up with the progress on the latest Ubuntu LTS release, then you will definitely be excited by today’s bit of news! The second set of alpha builds of Ubuntu 14.04 are now available for download in six different ‘flavors’, giving you the perfect excuse to indulge in a weekend full of system testing fun.

If you are looking for the regular Unity UI version of Ubuntu, then you have just a little bit longer to wait. The first beta build is due to become available on March 27th.

The versions available for download at this time are: GNOME, Kubuntu, Xubuntu, Edubuntu, Kylin, and Ubuntu Cloud Image. Hurry on over to grab a copy of your favorite version now!

Download Ubuntu GNOME 14.04 (Trusty Tahr) Alpha 2

Download Kubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr) Alpha 2

Download Xubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr) Alpha 2

Download Edubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr) Alpha 2

Download Ubuntu Kylin 14.04 (Trusty Tahr) Alpha 2

Download Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) Alpha 2 – Cloud Image Note: The Ubuntu Cloud Image can be run on your personal Ubuntu Cloud, or modified, rebundled and uploaded to Amazon EC2.


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Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and .

  • Published 01/24/14
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