After getting hit by a two last minute delays
, the final release of Fedora 11
) is now available. Red Hat's Paul Frields who leads the Fedora Project has announced its release
in the usual creative release announcement.
The Fedora 11 release notes are available at FedoraProject.org
. Among the new features in this bleeding-edge Red Hat distribution update is Btrfs file-system support
, Nouveau kernel mode-setting
, Thunderbird 3
, improved graphics drivers
, a faster boot process, DeviceKit integration, and so many other features.
is already in planning for a release this November. Among the Fedora 12 features
that are expected include replacing replacing nash/mkinitrd with Dracut, using Empathy as the default instant messenger over Pidgin, Systemtap static probes, much enhanced multi-seat support, and many other features that are still being decided. It's also expected that Fedora 12 will most certainly be using X Server 1.7
/ X.Org 7.5
and likely the Linux 2.6.32 kernel.