History of Fedora release names

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== Release name history ==
 
== Release name history ==
  
=== Fedora 11 (???) ===
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=== Fedora 11 (Leonidas) ===
''To be decided'' -- voting open at https://admin.fedoraproject.org/voting/about/relnamef11
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* Leonidas was a ship in the United States Navy.
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* http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/sh-usn/usnsh-l/ad7.htm
  
 
=== Fedora 10 (Cambridge) ===
 
=== Fedora 10 (Cambridge) ===
  
* Cambridge is a city in the United States, as well as being original code name of Red Hat Linux 10 (before it became Fedora Core 1).
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* Cambridge is a city in the United States, as well as being original code name of Red Hat Linux 10 (before it became Fedora Core 1), and was the name of a ship in the United States Navy.
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* http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/sh-usn/usnsh-c/cambridg.htm
 
* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cambridge%2C_Massachusetts
 
* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cambridge%2C_Massachusetts
 
* Voting results: http://jwboyer.fedorapeople.org/fedora10relname.txt.asc
 
* Voting results: http://jwboyer.fedorapeople.org/fedora10relname.txt.asc

Revision as of 02:20, 6 February 2009

This page documents the release names for current and previous releases of Fedora. In much older releases the name was decided by a small group of people internal to Red Hat, but has become a community process in later releases.

Contents

Release name relationships

Name n and n+1 must share an is-a (not a has-a) relationship, but n and n+2 must not share the same is-a relationship as n and n+1.

Guidelines for release names

Release name history

Fedora 11 (Leonidas)

Fedora 10 (Cambridge)

Fedora 9 (Sulphur)

Fedora 8 (Werewolf)

Fedora 7 (Moonshine)

Fedora Core 6 (Zod)

Fedora Core 5 (Bordeaux)

Fedora Core 4 (Stentz)

Fedora Core 3 (Heidelberg)

Fedora Core 2 (Tettnang)

Fedora Core 1 (Yarrow)