PSA on Upgrading to Fedora 20 Using FedUp

With the release of Fedora 20 yesterday, a number of users have discovered a bug with upgrading using fedup 0.7.0. Never fear, though: You can upgrade using fedup 0.8.0. Adam Williamson sent out a note to the test-announce mailing list… Continue Reading →

FUDCon LATAM: Cusco 2013

Last week a brave group of Fedora contributors climbed more than 3,400 meters to meet in the heart of the Peruvian Andes at FUDCon Cusco, facing the thin air and the cold. There they found one of the most passionate group… Continue Reading →

Announcing the release of Fedora 20 Alpha!

The Fedora 20 “Heisenbug” alpha release has arrived with a preview of the latest fantastic, free, and open source technology currently under development. Let’s take a peek inside! http://fedoraproject.org/get-prerelease What is the Alpha Release? The Alpha release contains all the… Continue Reading →

10 Years Ago: The Fedora Project was Announced

Today marks a major milestone for the Fedora Project, namely 10 years since Michael K. Johnson (the first Fedora Project Leader) announced (with tongue firmly in cheek) “the creation of the Fedora Project, a paradigm shift for Linux technology development… Continue Reading →

Fedora 20 Alpha is coming on September 24, 2013

At the Fedora 20 Alpha Go/No-Go Meeting #2 that just occurred, it was agreed to Go with the Fedora 20 Alpha by Fedora QA, Release Engineering and Development. Fedora 20 codename “Heisenbug” will be released on Tuesday, September 24, 2013…. Continue Reading →

Fedora 20 Moves Ahead With Wayland Tech Preview

If all goes according to plan by Red Hat engineers operating in conjunction with Intel, Fedora 20 will be the first tier-one Linux distribution with decent support for Wayland and a usable desktop environment having its own compositor. While Arch… Continue Reading →

Fedora 20 Schedule Updates

Wondering when Fedora 20 is going to be released? Jaroslav Reznik sent out an update today clarifying the current Fedora 20 schedule. Reznik says “the schedule is on track, we are Alpha frozen now” as of September 3rd. Assuming all… Continue Reading →

How to use Ask Fedora website

Do you have any questions about fedora? Ask.fedoraproject.org is the place to find all your answers! How to use Ask Fedora Website from Fedora Project on Vimeo. By María “tatica” Leandro

Fedora GPG Key Server

The Fedora Infrastructure team is pleased to announce that keys.fedoraproject.org is now up and running as a GPG keyserver. We are also part of the sks-keyservers.net pool, which means that some people using pool.sks.key-servers.net will be directed to our server…. Continue Reading →

Fedora 20 Final name Announced

Voting has concluded for the Fedora 20 release name, and the results are now available for viewing. The Fedora 20 release name is: Heisenbug For the non-software developers, as described by Wikipedia, “Heisenbug is a computer programming jargon term for… Continue Reading →

Ohio Linux Fest 2013

Ohio Linux Fest is coming upon us September 13-15, 2013. Since 2005, the Ohio LinuxFest has attracted over 1000 visitors to the Greater Columbus Convention Center. This is a great free venue for people of all Linux experience levels to explore their… Continue Reading →

FUDcon Cusco 26-29 September 2013

FUDCon is the Fedora Users and Developers Conference, a major free software event held in various regions around the world, usually annually per region. FUDCon is a combination of sessions, talks, workshops, and hackfests in which contributors work on specific… Continue Reading →

Retiring packages for Fedora 20

Some packages are orphaned or did not build for two releases and will be retired when Fedora (F20) is branched, unless someone adopts them. If you know for sure that the package should be retired, please do so now with… Continue Reading →

Flock Conference 2013 – Charleston, South Carolina

For eight years, Fedora users and developers have gathered at an event named for them, the Fedora Users and Developers conference (FUDCon). But we’ve grown, and it’s time for a new approach: Flock. Flock is a brand new conference where… Continue Reading →

Fedora Security SIG Update

The Fedora Security SIG (Special Interests Groups) is coming back with a new mission and new momentum! Previously the Security SIG concentrated on security responses to vulnerabilities and answered questions from the Fedora community. While this service isn’t going away… Continue Reading →

Fedora 19 for ARM announced!

ARM chips are the most widely-produced processor family in the world; they have historically been used in cell phones and embedded applications, and are increasingly used in tablet devices and low-power-consumption servers. The Fedora-ARM project is an initiative to bring… Continue Reading →

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