Archive for the ‘Operating Systems’ Category

Latest Django, Rails, Ubuntu, Fedora, WordPress versions now available

Saturday, May 5th, 2012

Now available

And in the selectable dropdown choices:

  • Ubuntu 12.04 has now been vetted by our staff and is the default / recommended Ubuntu version
  • Ubuntu 11.10 is also still available
  • Django 1.4 is now available and is the default / recommended Django version
  • Django 1.5 dev / trunk available on request
  • Rails 3.2.3 now available
  • Rails 4.0.0Beta is available on request
  • Fedora 16 is now available
  • Fedora 17Beta is now available
  • Pyramid / Pylons is now available
  • WordPress 3.3.2 now available

Note that all the above are server versions – for those who want Desktop versions available via RDP/NX/VNC:

  • Ubuntu 11.04 is also available as it’s the last version that supports a proper Desktop (Gnome2 aka Gnome Classic) out of the box.
  • Cinnamon is available on request (Gnome2 workalike, as an alternative to Unity) on newer Ubuntu desktop installations.


Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwahl Now Available!

Saturday, April 30th, 2011

The next version of Ubuntu is coming soon

Libre Hosting is pleased to announce the availability of Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwahl –

This is the latest release of Ubuntu – With support for both OpenStack, as well s Eucalyptus, as well as lots of other new features.

So we can offer several levels and types of Private Cloud services and provisioning – send us a note at “info at librehosting dot com” for more info.

Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwahl is now the default OS of choice for all our new VMs.  Lucid Lynx 10.04 LTS (Long-Term Support) is also available, for those who want the longer 2-year upgrade cycle as opposed to the 6-month upgrade cycle of the regular Ubuntu releases.


What’s new in Ubuntu 11.04? from Canonical Design on Vimeo.

Centos 5.6 Now Available

Sunday, April 10th, 2011

Centos 5.6 has been released, and is now available in our dropdowns for selection.

Both 32-bit and 64-bit versions are available.



Debian 6 and All Three Debian Flavors Available!

Sunday, March 20th, 2011

In keeping with the announcement of Debian 6, we are now offering Debian 6 in our OS selection dropdowns.

Also, in response to customer requests, we are now offering ALL THREE of the Debian flavors, Stable, Testing, and “Unstable” (Sid), which isn’t necessarily unstable, it’s just “Expectations management”) :-).

As always, if you want another version or want a legacy version (We still use Debian 4 on one of our internal servers 🙂 ), just ask for it in the “Notes:” field when you place your order.


Fedora 14 Now Available

Monday, November 15th, 2010

For hosting – select it from the dropdowns.