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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
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
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 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
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
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 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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
With Fedora 20 out the door, the latest feature to talk about for Fedora 21 is that they will be switching over to the Hawkey package management library.
18 December 2013 - Fedora 21 Feature - 3 Comments
Fedora 20 "Heisenbug" has been officially released today after being challenged by multiple delays but bringing with it many new features.
17 December 2013 - Fedora 20 Release - 42 Comments
After being pressed by repeated delays Fedora 20 "Heisenbug" has been given the go-ahead to be officially released next week.
12 December 2013 - Fedora 20 - 29 Comments
The Fedora Engineering and Steering Committee is back in the season of evaluating features for the next Fedora Linux release.
11 December 2013 - Fedora 21 Features - 5 Comments
Delays are very common within the Fedora camp and while the Fedora developers had preemptively moved up the final release after a number of one-week delays already got into the schedule, it was decided yesterday to push back the final release by one week.
6 December 2013 - Release Delayed - 1 Comment
DNF 0.4.9 has been released as the latest version of the open-source Fedora-focused package management solution poised to eventually replace yum for Red Hat package management needs.
3 December 2013 - DNF 0.4.9 Release
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