Kubuntu

Kubuntu is an official flavor of the Canonical, Ltd. backed Ubuntu distribution that, along with other official flavors, offers alternative desktop environments to the GNOME desktop environment used in the default Ubuntu flavor. Kubuntu provides KDE's Plasma desktop environment with the same Debian based, Ubuntu core provided in the default distribution flavor and the other flavors.

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Estimated UsageUnknown
Inception YearApril 8, 2005, midnight
CountryUnited Kingdom
Websitehttps://kubuntu.org
Download Portalhttps://kubuntu.org/getkubuntu
Documentation PortalNone
Development PortalNone
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Distribution BaseUbuntu
Architectures64-bit PC (AMD64, Intel 64, x86_64)
Init Systemsystemd
C Standard LibraryGNU C Standard Library (glibc)
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Distribution Default Package Format.deb
Distribution Default Low Level Package Manager
Distribution Default Package Manager Database
Distribution Default CLI Binary Package ManagerAdvanced Package Manager (APT)
Distribution Default GUI Binary Package ManagerDiscover
Distribution Default CLI Source Package Manager
Distribution Default GUI Source Package Manager
Distribution Default Build System

Editions/Variants/Spins

LogoDistribution Edition ScreenshotEditionRelease TypeRelease FrequencyDistribution BaseDesktop Environment
Kubuntu DefaultRegularBiannuallyIndependent/OriginalPlasma

Reviewed Releases

LogoRelease ScreenshotRelease NameRelease VersionRelease Distribution EditionRelease DateReview Publication DateReview Title
Focal Fossa20.04 LTSKubuntu DefaultApril 23, 2020May 21, 2020, 6 p.m.Kubuntu 20.04 LTS Review