While it was delayed, the alpha release of Fedora 24 is now available.
Yesterday I posted some of benchmarks of Fedora 23 with available stable updates along with enabling the Rawhide Nodebug repository for easy access to the Linux 4.6 Git kernel. Those numbers weren't terribly interesting, but is it any better on the power consumption front with these kernel upgrades for a Lenovo ThinkPad ultrabook?
A new working group is being formed that's focused on making Fedora more modular and to define a base module from which new derivatives of Fedora can be constructed.
Here are some tests of Fedora 23, Fedora 23 with all available stable release updates that currently takes it to Linux 4.4 and Mesa 11.1, along with enabling the Fedora Rawhide Nodebug repository where an early Git snapshot of Linux 4.6 is present.
It took a year, but the Fedora Project has announced that it has now found a Diversity Advisor to sit on the Fedora Council.
Fedora 24 is continuing in Fedora Linux's trend of being delayed multiple times during the release cycle.
Fedora developers have decided this summer's release of Fedora 24 will ship with the recently released Linux 4.5 kernel.
Fedora developers are trying to ensure that Qt applications still integrate well with the Fedora Workstation desktop, which is powered by GNOME with the GTK tool-kit.
Today is the alpha freeze for the upcoming Fedora 24 Linux distribution update.
While many developers worked very hard in trying to make GNOME 3.20 default to using Wayland rather than an X.Org Server for Fedora 24, this isn't going to happen.
For those interested in the performance of Fedora Linux, here are some recent curiosity-driven benchmarks I completed this week.
Fedora's DNF package manager that succeeded Yum officially in Fedora 22 is going to go through a phase of being rewritten in C.
The past few days Red Hat / Fedora developers have been rebuilding Fedora Rawhide packages with the GCC 6 compiler. Out of the 17,741 packages, 577 packages ran into issues relating to GCC 6 (~3% of the packages).
Fedora 24 is set to feature a new Live USB Creator and it will become a primary download method for those wishing to download a new Fedora release.
Back in January was a look at How Close Fedora Is To Switching To Wayland By Default while this week is an update about the issues still blocking Wayland from becoming the default for the next Fedora Linux release.
For users of Fedora 23 you will soon be able to enjoy Linux 4.4 as a stable release upgrade.
The Fedora Engineering and Steering Committee (FESCo) approved another round of features/changes for Fedora 24 at their weekly meeting.
More of the proposed Fedora 24 changes were mailed out this morning to the Fedora development list for discussion ahead of FESCo officially deciding on whether the changes will make the cut for the next Fedora Linux release.
More Fedora 24 features were approved at Friday's Fedora Engineering and Steering Committee meeting.
The default browser choice for Fedora Linux has once again come up again with some no longer even wanting Mozilla Firefox within the package repository.
At today's FESCo meeting, aside from working on the Fedora 25 release schedule, was also the approval of some new Fedora 24 features.
While Fedora 24 isn't even out the door for a few months, due to the recent delay they have decided to already begin plotting the Fedora 25 schedule.
The latest proposed feature for Fedora 24 is support for Google's Go 1.6 programming language.
A new spin and a new SIG of Fedora Linux have been proposed for the upcoming Fedora 24 release.
Yesterday we wrote that it looked like Fedora 24 would be delayed and today FESCo has indeed decided to delay the release and all milestones by two weeks, but it might be dragged out to at least three weeks.
While we are not even up to the alpha release yet of Fedora 24, there's a call to already push back the entire schedule by up to a few weeks.
While the Tegra X1 is the latest and greatest NVIDIA SoC out there currently, the Tegra K1 is still a beauty and still blows many other ARM boards out of the water. If you happen to have a Tegra K1 Chromebook, it's possible to get Fedora 23 Linux running on there with a bit of hacking.
Red Hat's Christian Schaller has written a blog post today about Fedora Workstation and the quest for stability and robustness.
Kevin Martin of the Fedora Project has written a status update and plan around the "Wayland-by-default" effort for Fedora 24.
A few more features have been proposed for the May release of Fedora 24.
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