It should also resolve the following issues:
Issue 536: ISO: deleting desktop icons for live user sometimes doesn't work properly
Issue 584: ISO: 14.04 HWE stack (Linux kernel 3.13)
In short, it's the best release ever!
This new ISO image has been tested by the following (thanks!):
I've updated the Installation guide to reflect the download locations for the new 12.04.5 ISO image:
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