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The Visual History of Fedora

Michael Larabel

Published on 7 April 2007
Written by Michael Larabel
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While Fedora 7 will not be released until the end of May 2007, some of the major features for this release are the merging of Core and Extras repositories, KVM virtualization support, new artwork, GNOME 2.18, and the Linux 2.6.21 kernel. The screenshots you see today are from Fedora 7 Test 3. More on Fedora 7 is available in Fedora 7: The Linux Knight in Shining Armor?.


Fedora will be four years old this fall and in such a short time they have made terrific strides for the Linux community. Between Fedora releases there is almost a night and day difference and Fedora 7 is indeed shaping up to be a knight in shining armor. Stay tuned for additional Fedora coverage on Phoronix. Tell us your favorite Linux distribution in the Phoronix Forums.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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