Canonical, a popular corporate sponsor Ubuntu The distribution has announced the release of the latest Ubuntu 21.10. They claim that this is “for Ubuntu developers”.
Codenamed Imperial, Canonical, praises Ubuntu 21.10 as the most productive environment for cloud-native developers.
“From the largest public cloud to the smallest device, from DGX servers to Windows WSL workstations, Open Source Is the starting point for new ideas, and Ubuntu makes it safe, secure, and consistent, “said Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth.
He said that the company would bring Ubuntu to every corner of the enterprise, and wherever developers want to innovate, especially artificial intelligence (artificial intelligence).AI) And machine learning (ML) Developers working on desktops, devices and the cloud.
Claims that modern development practices are dependent Containerization A consistent and reliable image, Canonical shares that it publishes Ubuntu 21.10 images in Open Container Initiative (OCI) format with its release. Docker Hub And that Amazon ECR Public Registry..
Other developer-centric highlights of Ubuntu 21.10 include the availability of Apache Cassandra packaged as a snap, PHP 8 and GCC 11 including full support for static analytics.
This release is built around the Linux kernel v5.13 and introduces support for the kernel electric fence (KFENCE) memory error detector. This feature is enabled by default on Ubuntu 21.10 and randomizes the memory location of the kernel stack on each system call entry on both the amd64 and arm64 architectures.
Ubuntu 21.10 is the last interim release before the next Ubuntu Long Term Support (LTS), which will be released in April 2022.
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