Fedora 23 for aarch64 is here!

Peter Robinson pbrobinson at gmail.com
Tue Nov 3 17:38:07 UTC 2015

Fedora 23 for aarch64 released

It's (approximately) Halloween, so you know what that means — new
Fedora! The Fedora 23 release is here, and it's better than ever
before. We're pleased to bring you the latest incarnation of Fedora
Server for aarch64 built with love by the Fedora community to
custom-fit your needs in different areas.

If that's all you need to hear, download from
or if you already use Fedora, follow the simple upgrade steps at

Otherwise, read on for details.

Fedora Server

Fedora Server makes service management simple with RoleKit, a
programmatic interface for quick deployment, and Cockpit, a remote web
GUI. Now in Fedora Server 23, you can manage Kubernetes clusters from
the Cockpit Admin Console, or launch a FreeIPA domain controller from a
kickstart file. Get Fedora Server this morning and have an identity
management solution in place by lunchtime.

Updated Components

As with every Fedora release, almost every component has a new version,
with improvements across the board.

Fedora 23 also has important under-the-hood security improvements, with
increased hardening for all compiled software and with insecure SSL3
and RC4 protocols disabled. We've also updated all of the software
installed by default in Fedora Cloud Base Image and Fedora Workstation
to use Python version 3.

Perhaps most importantly, Unicode 8.0 support now enables the crucial
U1F32D character.

Downloads, upgrades, documentation, and common bugs

You can start by downloading Fedora 23 for aarch64:


If you are upgrading from a previous release of Fedora, refer to:

* http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Upgrading

Read the full release notes for Fedora 23:

* https://docs.fedoraproject.org/en-US/Fedora/23/html/Release_Notes/

Fedora 23 common bugs are documented at:

* http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Common_F23_bugs

This page includes information on several known bugs in Fedora 23.
Please be sure to read it before installing!


We hope you're as excited as we are about Fedora 23 and look forward to
exploring it yourself. Don't forget — Fedora never stands still as
we're always working towards a new and better release by sharing our
work with the world. Want to be part of the fun? It's easy to get
involved. There are many ways to contribute to Fedora, even if it's
just bug reporting. You can also help translate software and content,
test and give feedback on software updates, write and edit
documentation, design and do artwork, help with all sorts of
promotional activities, and package free software for use by millions
of Fedora users worldwide.

To get started, visit http://whatcanidoforfedora.org/ today!

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