Julien Lavergne has released Lubuntu 10.04, an Ubuntu-based distribution featuring the lightweight LXDE desktop: "Lubuntu 10.04 is now available for download. Lubuntu is an Ubuntu variant using the LXDE desktop. It's designed to be a lightweight and easy-to-use desktop environment.
Lubuntu, an Ubuntu-based distribution integrating the LXDE desktop has announced the release of Lubunto 10.04 Beta 2. If you are not familiar with Lubuntu or LXDE, here is a screencast that gives you a good feel on this distro:
Desktop Linux Reviews: "Lubuntu 10.04 is not an official derivative of Ubuntu; it is not supported by Canonical. However, it is serves a very important purpose by providing an Ubuntu distro geared toward older or less powerful computers."
A quick intro: I've been a huge Linux fan for a while. I tried PC OS Linux first.
Moved onto Puppy, DSL and settled finally on Ubuntu. I also use Lubuntu
For those who have not heard of Lubuntu. Its based on Ubuntu but uses less
Ram and disk space. Yes, Xubuntu is also fine but this is a sweet OS.
WorksWithU: "Ubuntu Netbook Remix is not the only game in town for users looking for an Ubuntu interface that caters to the small screens (and, in some cases, touchscreens) of netbooks. Lubuntu also offers its own version of the �netbook remix.� Read on for a look."