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Beefy Miracle Is Now Lean Enough For ARM Release

Fedora

Published on 20 June 2012 12:46 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Fedora
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The general availability release of Fedora 17 "Beefy Miracle" for ARM hardware is now available.

Fedora 17 was release last month for x86/x86_64 but the ARM version wasn't ready at the time. However, that changed yesterday with some spins of Fedora 17 for ARM.

The Fedora ARM camp has put out pre-built ARM images for the Versatile Express (QEMU), the Tegra-2 TrimSlice, BeagleBoard xM, PandaBoard, Kirkwood Plugs, Highbang, and Freescale iMX platforms.

Additional information is available from the Fedora 17 ARM GA release announcement and the Fedora Project Wiki.

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