is reaching an impressive number of accepted features
. Beyond introducing Intel and NVIDIA kernel mode-setting
, Nouveau becoming the default NVIDIA driver
, and a new volume control interface
, there will be a plethora of package updates. Fedora 11 will have available Xfce 4.6
, GNOME 2.26
, and KDE 4.2
for the desktops.
Underneath these updated desktops will be X Server 1.6
, EXT4 file-system
(or optionally Btrfs
), the Linux 2.6.29 kernel
, and GCC 4.4.
An updated package that will also make its way into Fedora 11 is Thunderbird 3. This updated Mozilla mail client brings a revised user-interface, easier configuration of mail options, a new add-on manager, faster content searching, G-Mail IMAP support, better extensibility, and architectural cleanups. The latest version of Thunderbird 3.0 is Beta 2, but the targeted release date for a stable version is unknown at this time.
More information on the Thunderbird 3 support in Fedora 11 can be found on the Fedora Project Wiki
. Fedora 11 will also be upgrading to Firefox 3.1