1. Computers
  2. Display Drivers
  3. Graphics Cards
  4. Memory
  5. Motherboards
  6. Processors
  7. Software
  8. Storage
  9. Operating Systems


Facebook RSS Twitter Twitter Google Plus


Phoronix Test Suite

OpenBenchmarking.org

Fedora News Archives

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

Fedora 21 Likely Switching To Hawkey Package Management

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 Officially Released

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

Fedora 20 Will Be Released Next Week

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

Fedora Decides On Headless Java, Third-Party Repos

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

Fedora 20 Ends Up With Yet Another Delay

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 - Next-Gen Yum Supports Plug-Ins, New Features

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

Exciting Features For Fedora 20 "Heisenbug"

Assuming there's no major last minute snafus, Fedora 20 will be released in two week's time. Due to the multiple delays that hit Fedora 20 and not all features being completed in time, here's a look at some of the most exciting features that were finished and will be found in this next major release of the Red Hat sponsored Linux distribution.
30 November 2013 - Fedora 20 Linux - 13 Comments

Fedora Will Better Secure Its Packages

The Fedora Engineering and Steering Committee (FESCo) has voted in favor of making a change to its packaging system that affects the compiler flags for how the RPM packages are built and will further improve the security of Fedora packages.
28 November 2013 - -Werror=format-security - 1 Comment

Fedora 20 GNOME Bug Could Reveal Your Password

There's a peculiar new bug affecting the soon-to-be-released Fedora 20 that could reveal a user's password when switching between users with the GNOME desktop.
26 November 2013 - Fedora 20 GNOME Bug - 30 Comments

Fedora 20 Beta Is Finally Out & With Great Features

While it's been challenged by delays, Fedora 20 "Heisenbug" Beta was released today. Fedora 20 hopes to ship officially next month and this is one of the last chances to test out this next Fedora Linux release to make a meaningful difference in tracking down any lingering bugs.
12 November 2013 - Fedora 20 Beta - 15 Comments

Fedora 21 Aims For Great OpenCL Support

If the next few months weren't already proving to be exciting enough for Linux fans with the many Linux 3.13 kernel features to come, continued open-source GPU driver improvements, more Linux improvements as a result of Valve's Linux gaming push, and Wayland beginning to take shape (on non-Ubuntu distributions), there's even more. Fedora 21 is aiming to be the first tier-one Linux distribution with "out of the box" OpenCL support.
7 November 2013 - Fedora 21 - 4 Comments

Fedora Is Testing Out KDE 4.11 Tomorrow

Tomorrow is a Fedora KDE Test Day as developers and users look out for bugs in KDE Plasma Workspace 4.11 ahead of next month's Fedora 20 release.
6 November 2013 - Fedora 20 - 1 Comment

Fedora Project Turns Ten Years Old

While we're celebrating today the Steam Linux client turning one year old since Valve's external beta program, the Fedora Project is also celebrating today but its ten year birthday.
6 November 2013 - Fedora 10

Fedora 20 Has Been Delayed Yet Again

The release of Fedora 20 has been delayed by another week -- both the due-out beta and the final release -- over unresolved bugs.
1 November 2013 - Fedora 20 - 23 Comments

Fedora 20 Beta vs. Ubuntu 13.10 Benchmarks

With the upcoming Fedora 20 Beta, after I ran new Wayland GNOME Shell benchmarks I proceeded to run some initial tests comparing the performance with the latest Fedora 20 packages as of yesterday to Ubuntu 13.10.
29 October 2013 - Linux Benchmarks - 13 Comments

402 Fedora news articles published on Phoronix.
5
Latest Linux Hardware Reviews
  1. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 Offers Great Linux Performance
  2. CompuLab Intense-PC2: An Excellent, Fanless, Mini PC Powered By Intel's i7 Haswell
  3. From The Atom 330 To Haswell ULT: Intel Linux Performance Benchmarks
  4. AMD Radeon R9 285 Tonga Performance On Linux
Latest Linux Articles
  1. 6-Way Ubuntu 14.10 Linux Desktop Benchmarks
  2. Ubuntu 14.10 XMir System Compositor Benchmarks
  3. Btrfs RAID HDD Testing On Ubuntu Linux 14.10
  4. Ubuntu 14.10 Linux 32-bit vs. 64-bit Performance
Latest Linux News
  1. GTK+ Lands Experimental Backend For Mir Display Server
  2. Ubuntu 14.10 Officially Released
  3. Mesa 10.4 Might Re-Enable HyperZ For R600g/RadeonSI
  4. Intel GVT-g GPU Virtualization Moves Closer
  5. GTK+ 3.16 To Bring Several New Features
  6. Debian 8.0 Jessie Has Many Multimedia Improvements
  7. What Linux Benchmarks Would You Like To See Next?
  8. Open-Source, Linux Support For Corsair Link Devices Slowly Materializing
  9. Cairo-Dock 3.4 Shows A Lot Of Progress, Works Toward EGL/Wayland Support
  10. Mesa 10.4 Tentatively Planned For Early December
Latest Forum Discussions
  1. Linux hacker compares Solaris kernel code:
  2. Advertisements On Phoronix
  3. HOPE: The Ease Of Python With The Speed Of C++
  4. Updated and Optimized Ubuntu Free Graphics Drivers
  5. Users/Developers Threatening Fork Of Debian GNU/Linux
  6. Ubuntu 16.04 Might Be The Distribution's Last 32-Bit Release
  7. AMD Releases UVD Video Decode Support For R600 GPUs
  8. Proof that strlcpy is un-needed