Author Archives: mether

About mether

I am Rahul Sundaram, a Fedora contributor from India and a tech enthusiast. I am mether on irc.freenode.net. Email: sundaram AT fedoraproject.org if you want to get in touch with me.

Buttering up Fedora 15

One of the important changes not listed in the feature list for Fedora 15 is Btrfs in Fedora 15.   Anaconda, the Fedora installer has marked Btrfs as a supported filesystem in Rawhide, the Fedora development branch a while back.    Btrfs … Continue reading

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Kyle needs more alcohol

Thanks to LWN and distrowatch for covering my last blog post about three new features in Fedora 14 feature list.  Of course,  I will cover three more features this time as well just to keep with the pattern but life … Continue reading

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Fedora 14 – three new features

As you can see in the FESCo meeting minutes from 2010-06-08, three new features have been approved for Fedora 14. More content in live images LZMA/Xz is a relatively new and better method for compression and Fedora has increasingly been … Continue reading

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Welcome to Fedora Next

This blog is a friendly introduction to the exciting world of Fedora’s permanent development branch called Rawhide and the Fedora branch for the upcoming release of Fedora.   Fedora is a well known innovator and a giant contributor among Linux distributions … Continue reading

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