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u·bun·tu

or U·bun·tu (o͝o-bo͞on′to͞o)
n.
A philosophical doctrine or approach to life that emphasizes social unity and generosity of spirit.

[Zulu : ubu-, abstract n. pref. + -ntu, person, human.]
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Ubuntu

(ʊˈbuːntʊ)
n
South African humanity or fellow feeling; kindness
[Nguni]
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A classroom version of Linux, Edubuntu and the K12 Linux Terminal Server Project, enable teachers to completely outfit their classrooms as a computer lab with minimal maintenance, even using older machines (Pfaffman, 2008).
(8) On a recent trip to Nicaragua, we encountered older computers that we had refurbished on an earlier trip with Edubuntu Linux which were still working reliably in the field four years later.
Forty-three software tools were localized in Macedonian and Albanian and were adapted to the operative system Edubuntu. The tools will be used for the objectives of the curricula.
This all-in-one install DVD is a Linux based software bundle that includes a wide variety of no cost applications such as: Edubuntu operating system, iTALC classroom computer management tool, OpenOffice.org office suite, Firefox web browser, and subject based applications for astronomy, chemistry, languages, mathematics, planning, and more.
Hundreds of free, open source, end-user and education-specific applications are included, such as: Edubuntu OS, iTALC classroom computer management tool, ATutor teacher assignment tracking software, OpenOffice.org office suite, GIMP graphics suite, GCompris educational games suite, Firefox web browser, and many more.
Hundreds of free, open source, end-user and education-specific applications are included, such as: Edubuntu OS, iTALC classroom management tool, ATutor teacher assignment tracking software, OpenOffice.org office suite, GIMP graphics suite, GCompris educational games suite, Firefox web browser, and many more.
They cover installation, configuration, desktop productivity, applications, customization, games, management, multimedia, support, the community, Edubuntu, Kubuntu, and Ubuntu Server and other related products.