On July 26th, Canonical unleashed for testing the third and last Alpha version of the upcoming Xubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) operating system.Xubuntu 12.10 Alpha 3 is powered by Linux kernel 3.5 and is built on top of the Xfce 4.10 desktop environment. While the ISO images for Alpha 3 are oversized, the Xubuntu team will try to fit the final release of Xubuntu 12.10 in a standard CD image.
Also take a look at our in-depth announcement for Ubuntu 12.10 Alpha 3 and the Kubuntu 12.10 Alpha screenshot tour, Lubuntu 12.10 Alpha 3 screenshot tour and Ubuntu 12.10 Alpha 3 screenshot tour.
The third Alpha of Xubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) is distributed as Live CD ISO images for both 32-bit and 64-bit architectures. This release has now Alternate ISO images, only Desktop ones are provided.
Download Xubuntu 12.10 Alpha 3 right now from Softpedia. Remember that this is an alpha release and it should NOT be installed on production machines. It is intended to be used for testing purposes only.