Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 9th Jun 2009 09:34 UTC
Fedora Core Today, Fedora 11 will be unleashed upon the web. The release has been postponed for a few days, but this time it's for real. It comes packed with lots of changes, such as improved boot time, Nouveau as the default NVIDIA driver, and of course the latest and greatest version of various open source packages.
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RE[4]: Great new page
by fretinator on Tue 9th Jun 2009 20:23 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Great new page"
fretinator
Member since:
2005-07-06

Is that Fedora 11 the final release or was that under a beta or alpha release of Fedora?

No, I was using a beta of 11. Actually, I had to install 10 and then do an online upgrade, because the beta 11 installer kept dorking the partitions and grub - so maybe it was 10 1/2!

Before I forget, are you using packages from fedora-eee.com? (Do they even have Fedora 11 packages out yet? Their website made it look like this wasn't the case yet.)

No EEE specific packages.

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RE[5]: Great new page
by bornagainenguin on Tue 9th Jun 2009 21:16 in reply to "RE[4]: Great new page"
bornagainenguin Member since:
2005-08-07

fretinator responded with...

No, I was using a beta of 11. Actually, I had to install 10 and then do an online upgrade, because the beta 11 installer kept dorking the partitions and grub - so maybe it was 10 1/2!


LOL! But this means we still don't know if doing aa straight install of Fedora 11 final will result in the regressions kragil mentioned.

kragil reported...
The preview worked better on my EeePC than the current version.


I'm looking to get a confirmation of the above quoted information and some specifics as to which model kragil and others seem to be having issues with. Does anyone else with an EeePC post on OSNews.com who can comment?

--bornagainpenguin

PS: Thanks for all your replies fretinator, I appreciate the info!

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