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==Developer Assistant==
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Developer Assistant, a tool for starting coding projects with popular languages and platforms, has been updated to provide a graphical user interface, documentation in a devassist-docs package, and improved functionality.
  
= boost gets up to speed =
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==Updated ACPI tools==
Fedora 18 will include Boost version 1.50. The popular collection of C libraries is updated to the newest available version with each Fedora release.
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Developers working with the ACPI subsystem have an updated set of tools from the acpica-tools packageThis replaces the functionality of the lasi and pmtools packages, includes test cases, and adds active upstream support. The acpica project can be found at http://acpica.org .
 
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= Tracing with LTTng =  
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Developers looking to improve their applications will find that Fedora 18's lttng-tools and ltt-ust packages provide fast and efficient tracingThe tracer allows easy correlation of userspace and kernel traces, if the latter is available. Boasting a nanosecond-precision timestamp, LTTng is especially useful when searching for ellusive latencies. Get started with the project's documentation at
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= debug files get better =
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Fedora 18 ships with a small subset of debug information by default. Full debug information is still available in the debuginfo packages.
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Debuginfo will be post-processed by the DWARF compressor tool "dwz" to reduce size of the *.debug files.  Developers may run this same program on their binaries.
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= IPython updated =
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IPython has been updated to version 0.13 and notable features and head-ups are:
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The Notebook has a new user interface and has many new features like auto-folding of very long lines, uploading new notebooks to the dashboard, manage started clusters and improoved tooltips.
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The notebook format has changed and when you want to share your notebook with users of older version, there is a conversion script available.
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New cell magics like %%bash, %%ruby, %%timeit and many others.
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The Qt console has improved menus and can directly display jpeg images.
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Revision as of 19:30, 20 October 2013

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Developer Assistant

Developer Assistant, a tool for starting coding projects with popular languages and platforms, has been updated to provide a graphical user interface, documentation in a devassist-docs package, and improved functionality.

Updated ACPI tools

Developers working with the ACPI subsystem have an updated set of tools from the acpica-tools package. This replaces the functionality of the lasi and pmtools packages, includes test cases, and adds active upstream support. The acpica project can be found at http://acpica.org .