Ubuntu 9.10 is out with many improvements over the 9.04 build and a smoother UI. Hopefully, the previous focus on boot time has also been addressed.
Get your copy of Ubuntu:
If you have a working internet connection, you can download a copy of Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala from a server nearest to your location. Go to the download page here.
Order free CD:
You can alternatively order a free CD which usually takes a month to arrive although, the request page says it might take 10 weeks to arrive. To request a free copy of Ubuntu 9.10 visit here. This requires you to have a launchpad ID. You can also create a free ID in case you are new to launchpad.
Ubuntu 9.10 has a lot of development behind it and is sure to turn some heads.