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Fedora 16 Accepted Features

These features have been accepted by the Fedora Engineering Steering Committee for the Fedora 16 Release.


% Complete Name Summary Updated
70% Ada developer tools Tools and bindings for Ada developers. 2011-07-12
100% Aeolus Conductor The Aeolus Conductor is a web UI and tools to create and manage cloud instances across a wide variety of cloud types. 2011-05-25
90% Blender 2.5 Updating Blender to the most recent version. Blender is the open source, cross platform suite of tools for 3D creation. 2011-05-17
90% Boost 1.47 Update Boost to the upstream (latest) 1.47 release. 2011-07-26
75% ConsoleKit Removal / Automatic Multi-seat support Miscellaneous improvements related to session and seat handling. 2011-07-27
67% 1000 System Accounts Standardize on login.defs as authority for UID/GID space allocation, and move boundary between system and user accounts from 500 to 1000. 2011-08-09
100% Chrony Make chrony the default NTP client. 2011-07-22
2% Cloudstack Cloudstack is an mature, enterprise-grade, fault tolerant, multi-hypervisor, production-ready IaaS platform. 2011-05-27
98% Condor Cloud An IaaS cloud implementation using Condor and the Deltacloud API. 2011-07-26
0% Eclipse Indigo Update Fedora's Eclipse stack to Indigo releases. 2011-07-21
90% GCC Python Plugin GCC plugin that embeds Python within GCC. 2011-07-26
98% GHC 7.0.4 and Haskell Platform 2011.2.0.1 Glasgow Haskell Compiler update, and accompanying Haskell Platform update. 2011-07-22
25% GNOME 3.2 Update GNOME 3 to the latest upstream release. 2011-07-26
85% GNOME Input Integration Provide a unified input indictator for gnome-shell, allowing users to switch seamlessly between keyboard layouts and input methods. 2011-08-10
85% GRUB2 Switch to using grub2 instead of grub legacy for boot loading an installed x86 system. 2011-05-24
96% HAL Removal Obsoleting HAL daemon (replaced by udisks, upower, libudev). 2011-08-09
98% HekaFS (formerly CloudFS) A "cloud ready" version of GlusterFS, including additional auth*/crypto/multi-tenancy. 2011-08-01
99% KDE Plasma Workspaces 4.7 Rebase to KDE Plasma Workspace 4.7. including Plasma Desktop and Netbook workspaces, the KDE Applications and the KDE Platform. 2011-07-26
90% libvirt networking support enhancements Enhanced Networking support in libvirt. 2011-07-08
100% Matahari Matahari is a collection of APIs accessible over remote and local interfaces for system monitoring and management. 2011-07-07
30% New mkdumprd for kdump A replacement for mkdumprd of kexec-tools, to switch to dracut to generate the initrd for kdump kernel. 2011-07-11
100% nss-myhostname Enable nss-myhostname by default on all installations. 2011-08-10
95% pacemaker-cloud Application service high availability in a cloud environment. 2011-07-05
99% Perl 5.14 Update Perl to 5.14. 2011-07-26
100% Sheepdog Simple, object based storage, that is distributed and replicated. 2011-07-19
75% Spice 0.10 Spice aims to provide a complete open source solution for virtualized desktops. Spice 0.10 addsfeatures such as USB sharing between guests, and audio volume messages between guest and client. 2011-07-12
40 or 80% Static analysis of CPython extensions Static analysis tool for detecting common mistakes made in Python extension modules written in C. 2011-07-11
0% SysV to Systemd Porting from sysVinit init scripts to systemd unit file. 2011-05-18
0% Sugar 0.94 Provide the latest Sugar Learning Environment, including an enhanced activity set to provide an stable demo environment for Sugar as well as an environment for developers. 2011-07-11
70% TigerVNC 1.1 Newest release of TigerVNC, which includes support for VNC traffic encryption and PAM integration. 2011-06-12
75% Trusted Boot Trusted boot (tboot) is a pre-kernel/ VMM module for performing measured and verified launches of OS kernels/VMMs. 2011-08-18
75% USB Network Redirection Allow redirection of USB devices to other machines over the network. 2011-06-27
90% Unified Problem Reporting UI Unification of the UI for all problem reporting programs (mechanisms) in Fedora, so as to provide the user only one UI when reporting a problem. 2011-08-09
90% Use Ext4 driver for Ext3 and Ext2 filesystems Enable the ext4 driver to register ext3 and ext2 filesystems as well, and to mount those filesystems unchanged. 2011-08-09
60% Virtual Machine Lock Manager Virtual machine lock manager daemon. 2011-05-07
86% Virt-manager Guest Inspection Virt-manager displays the operating system and applications within a guest, and allows the filesystems and Windows Registry of a guest to be browsed (read-only). 2011-08-09
15% Virtualization Sandbox The 'virt-sandbox' tool can be used to run applications inside a sandbox built with one or more of the libvirt virtualization drivers. 2011-05-07
75% Xen Pvops Dom0 pvops-based kernel to serve as dom0 for a Xen-based system. 2011-07-24

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