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Ubuntu 10.10 Countdown Script lets you know how many days until meerkat lands – directly on your desktop

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Stat junkies & Ubuntu addicts who need to know exactly how many days remain until everyones favourite Meerkat scuttles into release-land may wish to consider the following small notification script, created by ironic-gnome.

The countdown is set to notify you how many days remain until Ubuntu 10.10’s release date upon every log-in. You can also manually check the status from a terminal by typing ‘maverick

It’s a novel way to appease anticipation directly from within Ubuntu itself.

Download here.