Lubuntu is a lightweight GNU/Linux distribution built on top of Ubuntu. It integrates lightweight and less resource hungry LXQt desktop environment with solid Ubuntu base.
Lubuntu mainly targets old computers and netbooks where resources less comparing to modern laptops and desktop computers.
LXDE was the default desktop environment in Lubuntu, till version 18.04. Later releases use LXQt as default desktop. It is a merge of Razor-Qt and LXDE-Qt port.
Other stories on Lubuntu
- Lubuntu 22.10 Kinetic Kudu has been released
- Lubuntu 21.10 Impish Indri has been released
- Lubuntu 21.04 Hirsute Hippo screenshots
- Lubuntu 20.10 Groovy Gorilla released
- Lubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa release & screenshots
- Lubuntu 19.10 Eoan Ermine screenshots
- Lubuntu Cosmic Cuttlefish is the first Lubuntu release with LXQt and Calamares
- Lubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish beta released with LXQt Desktop for the first time
- Lubuntu is taking a new direction with LXQt
- Lubuntu 17.10.1 released with fix for BIOS issue on lenovo laptops