"Preupgrade provides an upgrade directly to the latest version of
Fedora. It is not necessary to upgrade to intermediate versions. For
example, it is possible to go from Fedora 11 to Fedora 13 directly.
PreUpgrade is stable and is available in all current Fedora releases.
While PreUpgrade downloads the necessary packages, users are free to
continue using their systems. This gives an experience similar to a live
"The members of the Fedora Engineering Steering Committee (FESCo), who
decide on the technical development aspects of Fedora, have accepted a
range of new features proposed by developers for version 17 of the Linux
distribution. As things currently stand, the project plans to make
another attempt to switch to using Btrfs as its default file system in
this version, scheduled for release in May 2012."
"Red Hat picked up the .Net-based management server product as part of
its acquisition of desktop-virtualization startup Qumranet in 2008, and
began porting the server to Java while selling the Qumranet product
under Red Hat's brand. The newly ported software will serve as the
foundation both of RHEV 3.0 (currently in beta) and of a new open-source
project, called oVirt, that's focused on delivering the openly developed
and freely licensed virtualization system."
"All in all, there’s not one key area where Fedora has improved, but it
has a lot of evolutionary improvements in various domains. With the
ongoing migrations to Btrfs and systemd, Fedora 16 lays the groundwork
for an exciting future. If you want to experiment with the newest Linux
technology, as always, Fedora is the place to be."
My name is Bogomil Shopov I use to live in Bulgaria, but now I am in Czech
republic - Prague.
My fedora account is: bogomil and my jabber is: bogomil(a)jabber.minus273.org.
I am community enchanter (guy) to a Prague based software company and I am
dealing with worldwide communities :)
I can donate 2-3h/week to the project now. I am not good in design, but I
can work on marketing campaigns and for campaigns to get more people on