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Mesa 10.0 Lands As A Fedora 20 Stable Update

A few days ago I mentioned Mesa 10.0 would likely be a Fedora 20 stable update and today that's finally been cleared with Mesa 10.0 landing to replace the original Mesa 9.2 packages of F20 from last year.
16 March 2014 - Mesa 10.0 - 7 Comments

MATE 1.8 Is Looking To Come To Fedora 20

Besides GNOME 3.12 being worked on for Fedora 20, it looks like MATE 1.8 will also end up landing as a stable release update.
15 March 2014 - MATE 1.8 - 8 Comments

A Number Of Fedora 21 Features Were Just Approved

The Fedora Engineering and Steering Committee has approved a batch of new features for Fedora 21 with its much anticipated debut in Q4'2014.
12 March 2014 - Fedora 21 - 21 Comments

Fedora To Have A "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" For Contributors

Fedora contributors from certain nations may face scrutiny by Fedora's legal department if they reveal their nationality, country of origin, or country of residence; the issue comes down to US export restrictions.
5 March 2014 - Fedora - 34 Comments

Fedora 21 Being Planned For Mid-October Release

We have known for a while now that Fedora 21 won't be released before August, but it looks like the actual release that's now being planned won't happen until the fourth quarter.
5 March 2014 - Fedora 21 - 7 Comments

Fedora 21's Schedule Is Closer To Being Figured Out

Fedora developers and other contributors to this Red Hat sponsored Linux distribution are in the process of figuring out new requirements around "Fedora.next" so that they can finally come up with a Fedora 21 release schedule.
25 February 2014 - Fedora 21 - 1 Comment

It's Now Easier Trying Out Xfce 4.11 On Fedora Linux

Those users of the lightweight Xfce desktop environment on Fedora Linux, it's now easier trying out the very latest development packages for this GTK-based desktop.
24 February 2014 - Fedora 20 - 1 Comment

DNF Continues Evolving For Fedora's Yum Replacement

Version 0.4.15 of the next-generation package management solution for Fedora to ultimately replace Yum, DNF, is now available.
24 February 2014 - DNF - 10 Comments

GNOME 3.12 Might Come To Fedora 20, Packages Available

With Fedora 21 not being released until at least August, some developers are working on possibly shipping the GNOME 3.12 packages in Fedora 20 as a stable release update.
21 February 2014 - GNOME 3.12 - 34 Comments

DNF 0.4.13 Has New Package Management Features

DNF 0.4.13 was released on Thursday as the latest work on the next-generation, yum successor in the Fedora world.
7 February 2014 - DNF 0.4.13

Future Of Fedora Spins Is Questioned With Fedora.Next

Red Hat's Fedora Linux distribution is in the process of being revitalized and will see some major changes this year. We still won't see Fedora 21 come until at least August and there's already lots of questions over the future of Fedora under this new "Fedora.Next" shift. How Fedora's various "spins" will be handled also has yet to be determined given a new mailing list thread.
29 January 2014 - Fedora.Next - 40 Comments

Fedora's Future Is Still Causing Lots Of Drama

For those in need of some open-source drama to get your Friday morning started, there continues to be a lot of dissenting views shared between Fedora users and developers over the future of the Linux distribution with the ongoing "Fedora.next" initiative.
24 January 2014 - Fedora.Next - 18 Comments

Fedora 22 To Push For Requiring Packages To Have AppData

Fedora 22 will require applications that want to show up within the Linux distribution's software center to have an AppData file shipped by the program.
23 January 2014 - Fedora 22 - 17 Comments

Fedora Rawhide Is Good For RadeonSI Users

For Fedora users depending upon the RadeonSI Gallium3D driver -- the open-source support for the Radeon HD 7000 series GPU and newer -- it's a much better experience running Fedora "Rawhide" if you don't mind living in a rolling development world.
17 January 2014 - Fedora Rawhide - 7 Comments

Fedora's Copr Continues Mining New Features

Fedora's Copr project that tries to make it "easy and cool" to have third-party package repositories like Ubuntu's Launchpad PPA or the openSUSE Build Service, is continuing to march forward with new versions.
14 January 2014 - Fedora Copr - 2 Comments

Fedora Developers Open EPEL 7 For Business

The Fedora development community has already begun assembling their Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL) that support Red Hat's forthcoming Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.
12 January 2014 - RHEL 7 Packages - 1 Comment

Benchmarks Of Fedora 20 Updates + Linux 3.12 Kernel

Last month with the release of Fedora 20 I began delivering many benchmarks of the popular Linux distribution. For those curious how the performance is now with Fedora's rather liberal update policy, here are some fresh benchmarks, including from the Linux 3.12 kernel that was sent down as an update.
9 January 2014 - Fedora 20 Updates

Fedora 21 Won't Be Released Before August

While hat wearing Linux users are excited at large this morning about Red Hat partnering with CentOS, there's some unfortunate news if you're hoping for a new Fedora Linux release in the next few months.
8 January 2014 - Fedora 21 - 10 Comments

Fedora Users Still Have Mixed Feelings Over DNF

While DNF isn't the default package manager on Fedora Linux installations until at least Fedora 22, there's still many mixed reservations about this intended replacement to Yum.
6 January 2014 - Yum Replacement - 34 Comments

Fedora's Yum Replacement Ready For User Testing

DNF, the next-generation yum package manager spearheaded by the Fedora project, is now ready for end-user testing ahead of its expected use out-of-the-box by Fedora 22.
2 January 2014 - Fedora DNF Yum - 15 Comments

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