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== GET FEDORA ==
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$PITH
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The Alpha release provides the first opportunity for the wider community to become involved with the testing of Rawhide:
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* Alpha represents a sanitized snapshot of Fedora's development branch, which sees rapid changes and becomes the next major release
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* The Alpha should boot on the majority of systems, providing:
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** A look at what new features are to be included in the next release
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** A way to provide feedback and bug reports to help ensure that the next release is as good as possible.
  
http://get.fedoraproject.org
 
  
 
== WHAT'S NEW? ==
 
== WHAT'S NEW? ==
  
To read about all the latest changes, visit: http://docs.fedoraproject.org/release-notes/
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Some highlights of Fedora 10 Alpha:
  
For a summary, visit:  
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* Many improvements, bugfixes, and enhancements from upstream
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* New graphical boot environment
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* Wireless connection sharing
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* Audio improvements to remove glitches
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* Security audit tool
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* Improved webcam support
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* Better IR remote control support
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* RPM 4.6
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* OCaml
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* Haskell
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For more information:
  
 
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Releases/10/Alpha/ReleaseNotes
 
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Releases/10/Alpha/ReleaseNotes
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== WHAT TO TEST ==
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Test status is being tracked here:
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https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA/TestResults/Fedora10Install/Alpha
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'''Check out this page before reporting problems, including looking throuth the bug trackers as linked on that page.'''
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For a more detailed list of installation tests:
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http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA/TestPlans/Fedora10Install
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== GET FEDORA ==
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The Alpha release is available both through our mirroring system and via bittorrent.
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For direct http access to a local mirror:
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http://download.fedoraproject.org/pub/fedora/linux/releases/test/10-Alpha/
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For a list of mirrors carrying the content and the various protocols they support:
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http://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/publiclist/Fedora/10-Alpha/
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For bittorrent:
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http://torrent.fedoraproject.org/
  
 
== JOIN US! ==
 
== JOIN US! ==

Revision as of 16:50, 4 August 2008

$PITH

The Alpha release provides the first opportunity for the wider community to become involved with the testing of Rawhide:

  • Alpha represents a sanitized snapshot of Fedora's development branch, which sees rapid changes and becomes the next major release
  • The Alpha should boot on the majority of systems, providing:
    • A look at what new features are to be included in the next release
    • A way to provide feedback and bug reports to help ensure that the next release is as good as possible.


WHAT'S NEW?

Some highlights of Fedora 10 Alpha:

  • Many improvements, bugfixes, and enhancements from upstream
  • New graphical boot environment
  • Wireless connection sharing
  • Audio improvements to remove glitches
  • Security audit tool
  • Improved webcam support
  • Better IR remote control support
  • RPM 4.6
  • OCaml
  • Haskell

For more information:

http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Releases/10/Alpha/ReleaseNotes

WHAT TO TEST

Test status is being tracked here:

https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA/TestResults/Fedora10Install/Alpha

Check out this page before reporting problems, including looking throuth the bug trackers as linked on that page.

For a more detailed list of installation tests:

http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA/TestPlans/Fedora10Install

GET FEDORA

The Alpha release is available both through our mirroring system and via bittorrent.

For direct http access to a local mirror:

http://download.fedoraproject.org/pub/fedora/linux/releases/test/10-Alpha/

For a list of mirrors carrying the content and the various protocols they support:

http://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/publiclist/Fedora/10-Alpha/

For bittorrent:

http://torrent.fedoraproject.org/

JOIN US!

To find ways you can help and participate, visit:

http://fedoraproject.org/join-fedora