Fedora 14 on System Z alive and kicking!
Rafael Godinez Perez
rgodinez at redhat.com
Mon Sep 27 17:31:54 UTC 2010
El 27/09/10 15:42, Phil Knirsch escribió:
> Hi everyone!
> The Fedora s390x team is happy to announce the first installable
> Fedora on IBM System Z (aka s390x) since Fedora 6!
> It's been a long time in the making, but after several Fedora releases
> since we started getting everything up into shape again we've finally
> reached a point where we can provide an installable version of Fedora on
> IBM System Z again.
> As it's not a final release yet and we still need to have a few minor
> workarounds in the installer image the location isn't yet in the typical
> release directory for secondary archs. We expect this to be a thing of
> the past once we get that last few fixes upstream and the composes
> running in a consistent and permanent fashion (real soon now!!!).
> The documentation has of course also been updated and a whole section
> has been added in the README on how to install your own release (not
> just running a hercules image as with our Fedora 11 preview version).
> Hercules images and instructions on how to run that or how to install it
> yourself can be downloaded from
> Individual packages are available at
> More info will be added in the next few days at
> If you're interested, please join our mailing list at
> or our IRC channel #fedora-s390x on freenode.net
> Thanks & regards, Phil
>  List of current team:
> * Karsten Hopp Secondary Arch Maintainer (nickname Kick_ in
> #fedora-s390x on IRC)
> * Dan Horák
> * Dennis Gilmore
> * Brad Hinson
> * Justin Payne (nickname kurgan in #fedora-s390x on IRC)
> * Phil Knirsch
> * David Cantrell (interest in anaconda support for s390)
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