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E17 Release Day Set For 21 December 2012

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Published on 10 November 2012 10:03 AM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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Following the first E17 Alpha release earlier this week, more details have emerged about the future direction of Enlightenment and the long-awaited official release.

For those interested in Enlightenment/E17, see the E17 release manager blog post that goes into great detail about all of the happenings this past week.

For interested Linux desktop users, the release date of E17 is set as 21 December 2012. They set this date based upon the 2012 phenomenon as anticipated by the Mayans.

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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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