February 24th, 2009
Just spotted this “article” on ZDNet called Ubuntu allies with Amazon and Dell. It opens
The next Ubuntu release, dubbed Karmic Koala (k is the 10th letter of the alphabet and this is officially release 9.10) is drawing attention for its support for clouds and its improved desktop.
Dana Blankenhorn has been a business journalist for 30 years, a tech freelancer since 1983.
Uh, the letter k being the 10th letter of the alphabet has nothing to do with the release number. Ubuntu 9.10 means it’s the version of Ubuntu released in October (10th month of the year) 2009. Ubuntu 9.04 will be released in April of 2009. Ubuntu 8.10 was released in October 2008. And so on.