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 ====== Xubuntu 18.10 Release Notes ====== ====== Xubuntu 18.10 Release Notes ======
  
-===== DRAFT:SUBJECT TO CHANGE =====+===== Upgrading from 18.04 =====
  
-//**But since you're here...**// \\ +For 32 bit installations this is [[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/CosmicCuttlefish/ReleaseNotes#Upgrades_on_i386|disabled]] and currently out of our control
-Xubuntu 18.10 will be released on **Thursday, October 18th**, and we need your help with testing! \\ +
-Please see our [[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/xubuntu-devel/2018-October/011716.html|latest call for testing]] for more information and links to the test cases. +
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-===== Notable Issues =====+
  
 ==== Installer Issues ==== ==== Installer Issues ====
  
  
-  ***It must be noted that it is close to impossible for our small team of testers to be in a position to work through all the varying parameters available during installation. We do however aim to test all the possible methods of installation (including for OEM and using encryption) available either on a virtual machine or on hardware (where hardware has been used during testing then Xubuntu QA will where possible make that known on the iso testing tracker). Further installation testing information can be on the Ubuntu installation release note(s) listed below**+**It must be noted that it is close to impossible for our small team of testers to be in a position to work through all the varying parameters available during installation. We do however aim to test all the possible methods of installation (including for OEM and using encryption) available either on a virtual machine or on hardware (where hardware has been used during testing then Xubuntu QA will where possible make that known on the iso testing tracker). Further installation testing information can be on the Ubuntu installation release note(s) listed below**
  
  
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 ==== General Issues ==== ==== General Issues ====
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 +  * **GNOME Software crashes on 32-bit architectures** ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gnome-software/+bug/1798236|1798236]])
 +    * This issue should be resolved after installing and running updates.
  
   * Network indicators   * Network indicators
     * Currently at times the panel could show 2 network icons, this appears to be a race condition which we have not been able to rectify in time for release.     * Currently at times the panel could show 2 network icons, this appears to be a race condition which we have not been able to rectify in time for release.
  
-  * Panel+  * Panel
     * Applications Menu plugin clips panel icon ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xfce4-panel/+bug/1756608|1756608]])     * Applications Menu plugin clips panel icon ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xfce4-panel/+bug/1756608|1756608]])
     * Launch and Directory Menu items icons are too small ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xfce4-panel/+bug/1756612|1756612]])     * Launch and Directory Menu items icons are too small ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xfce4-panel/+bug/1756612|1756612]])
     * Window buttons are not clickable at very top of screen (0px area) ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/greybird-gtk-theme/+bug/1795135|1795135]])     * Window buttons are not clickable at very top of screen (0px area) ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/greybird-gtk-theme/+bug/1795135|1795135]])
    
-  * Parole Media Player+  * Parole Media Player
     * Play button inactive ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/parole/+bug/1705243|1705243]])     * Play button inactive ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/parole/+bug/1705243|1705243]])
     * Player crashes when MPRIS2 plugin is disabled ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/parole/+bug/1698540|1698540]])     * Player crashes when MPRIS2 plugin is disabled ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/parole/+bug/1698540|1698540]])
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 === Cosmic Wallpaper === === Cosmic Wallpaper ===
 +Our beautiful new wallpaper features a gentle purple tone and greatly complements our GTK and icon themes. Past wallpapers are available in the [[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/cosmic/+package/xubuntu-wallpapers|xubuntu-wallpapers]] package.
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