Thursday 22 February 2024

Ubuntu 22.04.4 LTS released

The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce the release of Ubuntu 22.04.4 LTS
(Long-Term Support) for its Desktop, Server, and Cloud products, as well
as other flavours of Ubuntu with long-term support.

As usual, this point release includes many updates and updated
installation media has been provided so that fewer updates will need to
be downloaded after installation. These include security updates and
corrections for other high-severity bugs, with a focus on maintaining
stability and compatibility with Ubuntu 22.04 LTS.

22.04.4 also includes a new arm64+largemem ISO for ARM servers which provides
a 64k page size kernel. This can increase throughput at the cost of higher
memory usage. See here for more details:

Kubuntu 22.04.4 LTS, Ubuntu Budgie 22.04.4 LTS, Ubuntu MATE 22.04.4 LTS,
Lubuntu 22.04.4 LTS, Ubuntu Kylin 22.04.4 LTS, Ubuntu Studio 22.04.4 LTS,
and Xubuntu 22.04.4 LTS are also now available. More details can be found
in their individual release notes (see 'Official flavours'):

Maintenance updates will be provided for 5 years from the initial 22.04 LTS
release for Ubuntu Desktop, Ubuntu Server, Ubuntu Cloud, and Ubuntu Core.
All the remaining flavours will be supported for 3 years. Additional security
support is available with ESM (Expanded Security Maintenance).

To get Ubuntu 22.04.4 LTS

In order to download Ubuntu 22.04.4 LTS, visit:

Users of Ubuntu 20.04 LTS will be offered an automatic upgrade to
22.04.4 LTS via Update Manager.

We recommend that all users read the 22.04.4 LTS release notes, which
document caveats and workarounds for known issues, as well as more
in-depth notes on the release itself. They are available at:

If you have a question, or if you think you may have found a bug but
aren't sure, you can try asking in any of the following places:

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