This is Ubuntu 11.10 without Unity
Now Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot was released, and now October 20th, its newly distributions are available for download for any editions. The new Ubuntu-based operating system introduced here is called Ubuntu GNOME Shell Remix and it’s build on top of the Oneiric Ocelot release, but without the Unity shell.
Ubuntu GNOME Shell Remix 11.10 is an unofficial remix of the Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) operating system and it was created by Jan Hoffmann. The OS is available for both 32-bit and 64-bit architectures.
Ubuntu GNOME Shell Remix 11.10 includes the following applications:
- New boot splash screen;
- Mozilla Firefox web browser;
- Empathy instant messenger client;
- LibreOffice open source office and productivity suite;
- Shotwell photo manager;
- Banshee music player and organizer;
- Totem video player;
- Evolution e-mail and calendar;
- GNOME Contacts tool;
- Cheese webcam viewer;
- A collection of GNOME games including gbrainy, Tali, Aisleriot Solitaire and many more!
If you want to download the source code used for creating the Ubuntu GNOME Shell Remix images and detailed instruction to install it from the Alternate CD (minimal installation), you can look at its official Launchpad PPA page or Download the images and burn it.