From 'Warthog' to 'Pangolin': up close with Ubuntu Linux mascots

If you're a fan of Ubuntu Linux, there's a good chance you're among the many who have been wondering in the last day or so what, precisely, a pangolin is

By Katherine Noyes, PCWorld |  Software, Linux, slideshow

5. Edgy Eft (6.10)

Flickr image credit: Dave Bonta

What's an eft? Glad you asked. It's essentially a newt in its terrestrial juvenile phase--the teenager of newts, if you will. Bright colors in these lizard-like creatures often warn of toxins secreted by their skin.

Edgy Eft, on the other hand, was the fifth Ubuntu release, launched in October 2006. It featured automated crash reports and the F-Spot photo manager.

Join us:
Facebook

Twitter

Pinterest

Tumblr

LinkedIn

Google+

Spotlight on ...
Online Training

    Upgrade your skills and earn higher pay

    Readers to share their best tips for maximizing training dollars and getting the most out self-directed learning. Here’s what they said.

     

    Learn more

SoftwareWhite Papers & Webcasts

See more White Papers | Webcasts

Answers - Powered by ITworld

ITworld Answers helps you solve problems and share expertise. Ask a question or take a crack at answering the new questions below.

Join us:
Facebook

Twitter

Pinterest

Tumblr

LinkedIn

Google+

Ask a Question
randomness