Xubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet Beta 1 available to download and install for a test drive. This release is powered by Linux kernel 3.18.0 and xfce 4.10 as default desktop environemnt, also includes application from the Xfce 4.12 desktop environment.
New features of Xubuntu 15.04 Beta 1:
- The Thunar file manager gets improved keyboard navigation
- Light-locker’s settings are now handled by xfce4-power-manager
- An intelligent hiding mode has been added to the Xfce Panel
- A gorgeous theme and a beautiful wallpaper.
- The Xfce window manager received window previews
- Support for corner-tiling and CSD client-side decorations
- The LightDM GTK Greeter Settings utility has been added
- Improved support for multiple monitor was implemented in the Display dialog
- The Appearance dialog from the Control Panel now displays previews of icon themes and GTK themes’ palettes.
The default applications included in Xubuntu 15.04 Beta 1 : Thunar 1.6.5, Catfish 18.104.22.168, Firefox 34.0, Thunderbird 31.4.0, LightDM GTK Greeter 2.0.0, Menulibre 2.0.6, Mugshot 0.2.5.1, xfce4-whiskermenu-plugin 1.4.3, xfce4-power-manager 1.4.2, gmusicbrowser, parole media player 0.7.o as well as various components from the development version of the upcoming Xfce 4.12 desktop environment.