Ultimate Edition 2.9 Released

Ultimate Edition 2.9 has arrived for KDE users. This has been build above Kubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat but also includes Gnome, Openbox & Xfce Desktop environments with an option to select at login. This version is more alike Ultimate Edition 2.8 as discussed earlier which was also based on Ubuntu 10.10. The updates include new kernels, software updates and some bug-fixes. There is a big list of preinstalled themes to choose from and tons of inbuilt softwares are available making it an offline KDE experience a go yet again !

Besides the features of UE 2.8, UE 2.9 has some additional features viz Multiple Desktop Environments [KDE, Gnome, Xfce and Openbox], latest Linux Kernel & many more preinstalled softwares & plugins for a better linux experience.


Ultimate Edition 2.9 – 32 Bit & 64 Bit

System Requirements

  • CPU – 2.0 GHz or higher
  • RAM – 512 MB (min.) – 1 GB(recommended)
  • Graphics Memory – 64 MB (min.) – 256 MB (recommended)
  • Hard Disk – 8 GB (min.) – 20 GB (recommended)
  • Keyboard & Mouse

Take a look :-

In a few simple words it is a complete, seamlessly integrated, visually stimulating, and easy-to-install operating system. Single-button upgrade is one of several special characteristics of this distribution. Other main features include custom desktop and theme with 3D effects, support for a wide range of networking options, including WiFi and Bluetooth, and integration of many extra applications and package repositories. We are sure you all will love it.

Ultimate Edition 2.6.1 LTS

We have another good news for Ultimate Edition 2.6 LTS users that UE 2.6.1 has arrived and is available via Update Manager. Its based  upon Ubuntu 10.04.1 LTS  & includes  many fixes and upgrades pre and post applied. The new Linux Kernel 2.6.32-27 has arrived (rebuild of vmlinuz and initrd.lz & purged all older kernels). All UE based themes rebuilt and replaced (this will add gigs of additional free space to the O/S in the future).


Ultimate Edition 2.6.1 – 32 Bit & 64 Bit

The following bugs have been fixed

  • Cursor / Compiz issue
  • Broken repository removed
  • Removed wine-doors (broken)
  • Fixed metapackage
  • Fixed progress bar going beyond 100%

Additional Softwares

  • Ailurus
  • Cairo clock
  • Miro
  • Moovida
  • Exaile
  • Gphpedit
  • Chromium browser
  • Sound juicer
  • Rip off
  • Ultimate Edition 2.8 themes

For any queries regarding UE or any other regarding Ubuntu/Linux, ask here freely.

Njoy !



About Cell aka Abhishek

A Technology Fanatic, Open-source lover, a future Entrepreneur, & an Innovative thinker, is presently working as a R&D Engineer in the Wind Turbine Industry.