Fedora Is Hosting A Wayland Test Day Tomorrow
Written by Michael Larabel in Fedora on 12 October 2016 at 06:15 AM EDT. 16 Comments
FEDORA --
The Fedora QA team is organizing a Fedora 25 Workstation Wayland Test Day for tomorrow, 13 October. This is to find any last-minute bugs with next month's Fedora 25 Workstation release still set to utilize this next-gen successor to X11 by default.

Adam Williamson has announced the Thursday test day in hopes of those within the Fedora community and others just wanting to test a GNOME Wayland Live DVD/USB spin can help in testing GNOME's Wayland implementation across a diverse range of hardware.

As mentioned recently, Fedora 25 is still planning to use Wayland by default after successful rounds of it in the alpha and beta releases. Hopefully no last minute issues crop up and they'll be able to stick with it for the GA release.

Test day details can be found via this Wiki page including a special live ISO spin for testing.
About The Author
Author picture

Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via MichaelLarabel.com.

Related Fedora News
Popular News This Week