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Why has Ubuntu minor version number 04 or 10 only?

Why if an Ubuntu with a new major version is to be released the minor version is automatically 04 (and 10) for updates?
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What is the difference between RTM and RST? [closed]

What is the difference between RTM and RST? I only know there will be PC, Tablet, Mobile etc editions? Also I know there will be a Windows 8 Pro release too.
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Windows 8 and Microsoft Security Essentials [closed]

So, I'm about to try Windows 8 Release Preview (I've been using Developer Preview and Consumer Preview), I've heard that Microsoft Security Essentials is built-in. However, should I try to install it ...
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Checking for latest installers of famous freeware/opensource software

I always store in my HDD setup files of software which I generally install after windows installation (like google chrome, skype ... etc). Updating these setup files manually. I wonder if there is ...
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What is the purpose of Mozilla's “Rapid Release Plan”? [closed]

Per Wikipedia : Firefox 5 is the first release as part of Mozilla's new rapid release plan, matching Google Chrome's rapid release schedule and rapid version number increments. From the same ...
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Firefox Rapid Release Mode and add-ons [closed]

Now that Firefox has entered in the Rapid release mode, I'm wondering at the implications on add-on compatibility front. For example, will a working FF4 add-on (in my case, Firebug) still work after ...
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Software update notifier

Is there a service/software where I can subscribe to/create notifications for releases of specific software packages such as Git or JDK? Necessary features would be free as in beer, updates fetched ...