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EOL Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) LTS - Desktop

At the end of April 2013 the support period by Canonical for Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) LTS - Desktop formally ends. Ubuntu Security Notices will no longer include information and no further updates to installation media or packages will be provided for Ubuntu 10.04 LTS by Canonical. SCS Computing Facilities will also no longer provide support for this version of Ubuntu.

If you are running the SCS-provided Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) LTS Desktop Dragon release please send email to, requesting an upgrade to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin) prior to the end of April 2013. Please be sure to include the asset number for the machine in question.

Please note that Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin) will be supported until April 2017.

Note: If you have installed your own version of Ubuntu 10.04 is it strongly recommended that you consider upgrading to a version of Ubuntu currently supported by Canonical.

If you have any questions regarding this change in support, please contact the SCS Help Desk at x8-4231 or send mail to

Thank you for your attention,

SCS Help Desk