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New Distribution: Ubuntu Server 15.04 "Vivid Vervet"

28-04-2015, 02:15
Bit of a shame upgrading to it would mean a complete os reinstall, thus having to reinstall and reconfigure my server again:

A problem occurred during the update. This is usually some sort of
network problem, please check your network connection and retry.

W:Failed to fetch
Hash Sum mismatch
, W:Failed to fetch
Hash Sum mismatch
, E:Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or
old ones used instead.

Restoring original system state

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
Building data structures... Done
=== Command terminated with exit status 1 (Tue Apr 28 02:12:53 2015) ===

24-04-2015, 14:00

Ubuntu has just announced the availability of Ubuntu 15.04 "Vivid Vervet".

And as usual, it's already available on reinstallation for OVH, SoYouStart and Kimsufi dedicated servers!

The latest features added to the installation system, for example the choice of kernel (latest OVH kernel, or Ubuntu 3.19), have been integrated.

In terms of cloud and virtualisation, Ubuntu 15.04 integrates OpenStack Kilo, Xen 4.5, Qemu 2.2, LXC 1.2 and Docker 1.5
The versions of LAMP stack are:
- MySQL 5.6, MariaDB 10.0
- Apache 2.4.10
- PHP 5.6

For more info, you can read the "Release Notes":

As always, it's a basic 64-bit installation with only services for SSH and DNS preinstalled. It's currently in beta.

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