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Fedora 11 Feature List

Fedora 11 Accepted Features

These features have been accepted by the Fedora Engineering Steering Committee for the Fedora 11 Release.


% Complete Name Summary Updated
10% 20 Second Startup Make Fedora boot and shut down faster. The goal is to be at the login screen in 20 seconds and be as fast as possible after the login (gnome-session). 2009-01-28
50% Archer Archer is a gdb development branch focusing on better C++ support. It also includes Python scripting capabililites 2009-01-16
80% Cups PolicyKit Integration Use PolicyKit to define policies for accessing the cups functionality 2009-01-20
75% DeviceKit A simple system service to manage devices designed to partially replace hal and overcome some its design limitiations 2009-01-21
80% DNS Security DNSSEC (DNS SECurity) is mechanism which can prove integrity and autenticity of DNS data 2009-01-18
90% ext4 Default file system Make ext4 the default file system in Fedora 11 2009-01-12
99 % Fingerprint Make fingerprint readers easy to use as secondary authentication 2009-01-26
60% IBus A new default input method framework under active development which is designed to overcome the limitations of SCIM. 2009-01-19
5% Gnome 2.26 Rebase to Gnome 2.26 2009-01-20
33% KDE4.2 Rebase to KDE 4.2 and KOffice 2, and offer new features such as PolicyKit-KDE, NetworkManager plasma applet etc. 2009-01-13
60% KVM PCI Device Assignment Assign PCI devices from your KVM host machine to guest virtual machines 2009-01-21
10% Multiseat Make it simple to configure a system for multiseat operation, where two or more users each have their own keyboard, monitor, and mouse, and can work independently of each other 2009-01-28
95% Presto The presto plugin for yum adds support for downloading deltarpms and using them to generate new packages 2009-01-28
45% Python 2.6 Include Python 2.6 in Fedora 2009-01-18
25% System Security Services Daemon Provides a set of daemons to manage access to remote directories and authentication mechanisms 2009-01-19
95% TightVNC Make TightVNC the default VNC client in Fedora 2009-01-21
80% VolumeControl Make volume control intuitive and easy to use 2009-01-21
48% Windows Cross-compiler Build and test full-featured Windows programs, from the comfort of the Fedora system, without needing to use Windows. 2009-01-18
75% Xfce4.6 Update Xfce to the upstream 4.6 release with many new improvements and features 2009-01-19

Proposed Features

Feature Process

  • The process for adding, proposing, and accepting new features into Fedora is here: Feature Process .

Fedora 11 Release Schedule