Windows is not the only operating system that has a new version to show off. Ubuntu, Based on Debian Linux The release version, version 21.10 (Impish Indri) has just been released, and many changes have taken place.
Ubuntu is a popular choice for Linux novices and experienced users. In Ubuntu 21.10, we see a new shell, Gnome 40, which starts with a new active view instead of a blank desktop. The favorites bar is now at the bottom of the screen and looks more like the Dock of Mac OS than ever before. The application launcher slides in from the left side of the screen (but can be adjusted), and the workspace-the virtual desktop-becomes a thumbnail when you use it. The rounded corners are also obvious on Windows, Gnome applications, and the workspace switcher.
The workspace itself has been transformed from a vertical design to a horizontal design, and there are new touchpad gestures and keyboard shortcuts for navigation. By clever new randomization of the kernel stack in memory at the entrance of each system call on the amd64 and arm64 architectures, security is enhanced, and it is said to have the least impact on performance. It also supports the kernel electronic fence, a run-time memory error detector.
Elsewhere, there are many adjustments to make it look like a version for developers.Compatible immediately Windows Subsystem for Linux, And PHP is updated to version 8, and the GNU compiler collection is moved to version 11, which includes front ends for C and C++ and other languages.
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Impish is not a long-term support version of the operating system, but a final interim version before the next LTS, which will expire in April 2022. Images for Ubuntu 21.10 are available on the Docker Hub and Amazon ECR public registry.Or you can directly from Ubuntu.com, Or update your current installation.