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 +== Xubuntu 17.04 Release Notes ==
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 ====== Xubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus) ====== ====== Xubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus) ======
-**__DRAFT RELEASE NOTE __** 
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 Xubuntu 17.04 will be supported for 9 months until January 2018. If you need Long Term Support, it is recommended you use [[http://xubuntu.org/news/xubuntu-16-04-release/|Xubuntu 16.04 LTS]] instead. Xubuntu 17.04 will be supported for 9 months until January 2018. If you need Long Term Support, it is recommended you use [[http://xubuntu.org/news/xubuntu-16-04-release/|Xubuntu 16.04 LTS]] instead.
  
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 This release is based on the 4.10.x Linux release series. LibreOffice 5.3 includes a number of fixes and introduces new experimental interface options. Firefox 52 and Thunderbird 45 are included. This release is based on the 4.10.x Linux release series. LibreOffice 5.3 includes a number of fixes and introduces new experimental interface options. Firefox 52 and Thunderbird 45 are included.
  
-For new installs a swap file will be used instead of a swap partition.+For new installs a swap file will be used instead of a swap partition. Upgrades from earlier versions are not affected.
  
 See the main Ubuntu [[ https://wiki.ubuntu.com/ZestyZapus/ReleaseNotes | Release Note]] for more general issues and updates. See the main Ubuntu [[ https://wiki.ubuntu.com/ZestyZapus/ReleaseNotes | Release Note]] for more general issues and updates.
  
 +While thanks are due to all of those who contributed to this release, the Xubuntu Testing Team would particularly like to thank all of those who have reported on the Iso Tracker during this cycle.
  
 ===== Notable Issues ===== ===== Notable Issues =====
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 ==== Installer Issues ==== ==== Installer Issues ====
  
-  *  System encryption password set before setting keyboard locale ([[https://launchpad.net/bugs/1047384|1047384]])+  *  System encryption password set before setting keyboard locale ([[https://launchpad.net/bugs/1047384|1047384]])  
 +    * **Workround:** Start the installation with the correct keymap. ([[https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BootOptions#Changing_the_CD.27s_Default_Boot_Options |Use F3]]) to set your keymap //before// booting to Try or Install Xubuntu from that menu.
  
 ==== General Issues ==== ==== General Issues ====
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   * pavucontrol ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/zesty/+source/pavucontrol/+changelog|changelog]])   * pavucontrol ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/zesty/+source/pavucontrol/+changelog|changelog]])
   * sgt-launcher ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/zesty/+source/sgt-launcher/+changelog|changelog]])   * sgt-launcher ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/zesty/+source/sgt-launcher/+changelog|changelog]])
-  * Shimmer-themes ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/zesty/+source/shimmer-themes/+changelog|changelog]])+  * shimmer-themes ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/zesty/+source/shimmer-themes/+changelog|changelog]])
   * xfce4-volumed ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/zesty/+source/xfce4-volumed/+changelog|changelog]])   * xfce4-volumed ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/zesty/+source/xfce4-volumed/+changelog|changelog]])
   * xfpanel-switch  ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/zesty/+source/xfpanel-switch/+changelog|changelog]])   * xfpanel-switch  ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/zesty/+source/xfpanel-switch/+changelog|changelog]])