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Do you want to create some content?  It's easy to get a [[Account_System | Fedora account]] so you can help — just [[Account_System/NewAccount|follow these instructions]], then visit the [[Help:Editing|wiki help page]].
 
Do you want to create some content?  It's easy to get a [[Account_System | Fedora account]] so you can help — just [[Account_System/NewAccount|follow these instructions]], then visit the [[Help:Editing|wiki help page]].
  
== What is the Fedora Project? ==
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| style="border-width: 0;" | {{admon/tip | Links of interest | Here are some links to help you get started with Fedora and become one of the millions of people already contributing to the Fedora Project and free software:
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'''[http://get.fedoraproject.org?wkfpF{{FedoraVersion}} Download] Fedora now!'''
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Do you want to install Fedora?  Read our [[Fedora_Quick_Install_Guide | Quick Install Guide]]
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'''[[Join]] the Fedora Project'''
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Read [http://docs.fedoraproject.org/ documentation] and our [[FAQ]] for using and contributing to Fedora
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Read the [[FWN/LatestIssue | Fedora Weekly News]]
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[[Communicate | Interact]] with the Fedora community
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Learn our [[RoadMap | future]]
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See how fast [[Statistics | we're growing]]
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See [[Common {{FedoraVersion|short}} bugs| common Fedora bugs]] and how to handle them
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Report a new [[BugsAndFeatureRequests | bug]] or request a [[BugsAndFeatureRequests | change]]
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The Fedora Project is a global partnership of free software community members.  The Fedora Project is sponsored by [http://www.redhat.com/ Red Hat], which invests in our [[infrastructure]] and resources to encourage collaboration and incubate innovative new technologies.  Some of these technologies may later be integrated into Red Hat products. They are [[Red Hat contributions | developed in Fedora]] and produced under a [[Licensing | free and open source license]] from inception, so other free software communities and projects are free to study, adopt, and modify them.
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Read an [[overview]] to read more about our mission, our community, our governance, and what makes Fedora unique.  You can also learn about our [[Vision statement|vision]] and [[Foundations | core values — the foundations]] upon which the project is built.  We also have information relating to our [[user base]], and the [[objectives]] for our technical work.
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== What's inside Fedora? ==
 
== What's inside Fedora? ==

Revision as of 18:49, 16 January 2012

The Fedora Project wiki is a place for end users and developers to collaborate.

Do you want to create some content? It's easy to get a Fedora account so you can help — just follow these instructions, then visit the wiki help page.

on the fedora Wiki page

What's inside Fedora?

The Fedora 16 Release Notes covers the most recent release of Fedora.

The Release Schedule gives a timeline of the next release, Fedora 21 (TBA). The Feature List documents the features planned for Fedora 21.

How do I get involved?

There are many ways to contribute to the Fedora distribution and the community that surrounds it. We have a large community full of talented and energetic people who enjoy meeting new contributors and helping them learn how to participate in Fedora. The list below provides links to each team and sub-project. Use it to visit a team that interests you. On the team page you can find out how to contact other community members and get involved in the Fedora community.

Fedora Sub-Projects For Contributors

Echo-package-48px.png Fedora Packaging
Packaging programs for distribution through yum
Echo-gnome-dev-cdrom-48px.png Fedora Live CD
Produces Live CDs for easier testing and installation
Echo-helpbook-48px.png Fedora Documentation
Writes documentation for Fedora
Echo-ambass-48px.png Fedora Ambassadors
Spreads Fedora around the globe
Echo-mktg-48px.png Fedora Marketing
Promotes the usage and support of Fedora worldwide
Echo-bug-48px.png Fedora Bug Triage
Aids developers and users in fixing bugs
Echo-testing-48px.png Fedora Quality Assurance
Prevents and fixes bugs for a better Fedora
Echo-dirserv-48px.png 389 Directory Server
Provides an enterprise-class LDAP server for Fedora
Echo-infra-48px.png Fedora Infrastructure
Provides servers, tools and utilities for the Fedora Project
Echo-planet-48px.png Planet Fedora
Displays blogs of Fedora contributors
Echo-websites-48px.png Fedora Websites
Designs and builds Fedora Project websites
Echo-art-48px.png Fedora Artwork
Designs themes, icons, and other Fedora designs
Echo-l10n-48px.png Fedora L10N
Brings everything around Fedora to local communities
Echo-i18n-48px.png Fedora I18N
Supports the localization of Fedora
Echo-gaming-48px.png Fedora Games
Games and fun things available with Fedora
Echo-allproj-48px.png View All Projects...
Echo-calendar-48px.png Fedora Events
Events of the Fedora community
Echo-SIGs-48px.png View All Special Interest Groups (SIGs)...