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The Performance Impact Of Fedora 19 Updates

With Fedora more liberally pushing down package updates compared to Ubuntu Linux and other fixed-release distributions, how has the performance evolved since the release of "Schrödinger's Cat" in early July? Here's some benchmarks showing how the Fedora 19 performance has evolved with a newer kernel and other changes.
10 August 2013 - Performance Changes - 9 Comments

Fedora 20 To Move Towards Journal, GNOME 3.10

Following the weekly Fedora Engineering and Steering Committee meeting, another large batch of Fedora 20 features were approved. This includes a ruling on the controversial syslog migration to systemd's journal, upgrading the desktop environments, and other proposed work for the F20 development cycle.
25 July 2013 - Approved Features - 5 Comments

Features Approved This Week For Fedora 20

There's been some Fedora 20 feature proposals to date, including a controversial change, while on Thursday a list of newly-proposed features was published.
19 July 2013 - Fedora 20 Features - 24 Comments

Enlightenment E17 Stands A Chance For Fedora 20

Fans of the Enlightenment desktop / window manager may finally see the lightweight solution packaged for Fedora 20.
18 July 2013 - Enlightenment 0.17 - 8 Comments

Fedora 20 Might No Longer Install Syslog

Beginning with Fedora 20, the Linux distribution is considering no longer installing rsyslog by default but would replace it with use of the systemd journal as the Fedora logging solution.
16 July 2013 - Replaced By Journald - 42 Comments

Fedora 20 Gets A Bunch Of Features Proposed

In the past few days there have been a number of proposals for new features in Fedora 20, some more exciting than others. Here's a look at the Fedora 20 proposals to date.
11 July 2013 - F20 Proposal - 5 Comments

Fedora 19 Officially Released

On Tuesday morning, Fedora 19 Linux was officially released.
2 July 2013 - Fedora 19 - 80 Comments

Fedora 20 Will Have A Security/Performance Change

With Fedora 19 being released soon, the Fedora Engineering and Steering Committee has begun evaluating potential changes/features for Fedora 20. One of the features that was approved today is a build change for the RPMs that can yield greater code security but at the potential cost of performance.
26 June 2013 - Fedora 20 - 4 Comments

The Best Features Of Fedora 19, Schrödinger's Cat

Fedora 19, codenamed Schrödinger's Cat, should finally be released next week. For those still contemplating whether or not to try out the new release candidate, here's a look at some of the best Fedora 19 features.
25 June 2013 - Fedora 19

Fedora 19 Release Candidate 1 Is Ready

The hope is to officially release Fedora 19 next week while out quietly today is the release candidate.
25 June 2013 - Fedora 19 RC1 - 41 Comments

Fedora 19 Installer Comes For Google Nexus 4

An installer has come about to easily install Fedora 19 for ARM on the unlocked Google Nexus 4 smart-phone.
5 June 2013 - Fedora 19 On ARM - 8 Comments

Fedora 19 Beta Released With Lots Of New Work

The first beta of Schrödinger's Cat, or more widely known as Fedora 19, is now available for testing. As usual, there's lots of new upstream improvements incorporated into this latest Fedora Linux build.
28 May 2013 - Fedora 19 Beta - 62 Comments

DNF Still Advancing As Experimental Yum For Fedora

DNF is the experimental fork of the Yum package manager that premiered in Fedora 18. While much hasn't been heard of this experimental Yum replacement since its debut, work on it has still been progressing and is turning out to be in great shape, is slowly approaching feature-parity with Yum, and is faster.
18 May 2013 - DNF Package Manager - 16 Comments

Fedora's Account System Faces Security Issue

Two years after the Fedora Account System (FAS) upped its security, an announcement has been made today that they have discovered a security vulnerability in their system that dates back to 2008.
9 May 2013 - Fedora

Fedora 19 Alpha Arrives With Many New Features

The first alpha/development release of Fedora 19 "Schrödinger's Cat" is now available after having been challenged by a delay.
23 April 2013 - Fedora 19 Alpha - 9 Comments

Fedora Is Testing Out Radeon, Nouveau, Intel Graphics

Fedora developers are running another "Graphics Test Week" and are seeking your help in evaluating the open-source Intel, Radeon, and Nouveau graphics drivers.
22 April 2013 - Fedora Help Needed - 17 Comments

Fedora 19 Alpha Cleared For Release Next Week

After already being challenged by one delay, the first Alpha release of Fedora 19 is cleared for release next Tuesday.
19 April 2013 - Fedora 19 - 7 Comments

Benchmarking Fedora 18 Updates

With Fedora's more liberal updating of packages in their supported Linux releases, here's a look at benchmarks of Fedora 18 in its stock configuration versus where it's at today with all stable updates.
16 April 2013 - Fedora 18 Updates - 3 Comments

Fedora 19 Alpha Gets Its First Delay Due To UEFI

After a badly-delayed Fedora 18, Fedora 19 has already received its first release set-back.
12 April 2013 - Fedora 19 - 70 Comments

Fedora 19 Readies AMD "RadeonSI" Driver

Fedora 19 will be one of the first desktop Linux distributions shipping with accelerated Radeon HD 7000 series graphics support.
29 March 2013 - Fedora 19 - 22 Comments

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