[PLUG] Fedora 11 (Leonidas) Reigns

Rahul Sundaram sundaram at fedoraproject.org
Wed Jun 10 23:32:18 PDT 2009


Hi

Fedora 11, the latest and greatest version is now available. New
features include,

* Ext4 as the default filesystem for better performance and scalability

* yum-presto plugin for downloading binary deltas reducing download
sizes by over 80% typically

* Smoother and flicker free graphical boot using Plymouth and kernel
mode setting

* Firefox 3.5 and Thunderbird 3.0 pre-releases

* 20 second startup time

* Openchange for interoperability with Microsoft Exchange servers

* Desktop integration of multimedia codecs, fonts and more with
PackageKit, the graphical package manager in Fedora

* Nouveau as default Nvidia driver

* Better Fingerprint and Bluetooth support

* Several virtualization improvements including the latest KVM

* GNOME 2.26, KDE 4.2.3,  Xfce 4.6, Linux Kernel 2.6.29

.. and more

Get it at http://get.fedoraproject.org

More details at

http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_11_tour

Rahul



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