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Xubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus)


Xubuntu 17.04 will be supported for 9 months.

Some burble from devs about gtk3 apps we have new please and/or what's going on :) pleaseā€¦.

This release is based on the Linux release series 4.10. LibreOffice has been updated to 5.3.0.

See the main Ubuntu Release Note for more general issues and updates.

Notable Issues

Installer Issues

  • System Encryption Password set before setting keyboard locale ( 1047384)

General Issues

  • Parole progressbar lag ( 1667786)
  • Parole crashed while fast forwarding with the playback slider (1374887)
  • Parole Clear History (Open Location) crashes (1214541)
  • Parole Clear History (Open Recent) clears Global History (1681886)
  • Label missing from indicator-plugin clear option (1644971)
  • SGT Launcher - menu bar greyed out (1670610)

Changes and bug fixes

  • Thunar 1.6.11
    • Fixes to various crashes while renaming,copying bugs
  • xubuntu-default-settings
    • New file templates included - OpenDocument Writer, OpenDocument Spreadsheet
  • xfce4-taskmanager
    • New release includes ability to click on window to select process
  • xfce4-notifyd
    • New release includes persistence support.
  • sgt-launcher
    • New launcher for Simon Tatham's Portable Puzzle Collection


Changes post-16.10 release

Major application versions

Other Application Versions

* blueman ([[ |changelog]])