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== Key Milestones ==
== Key Milestones ==
See [[Important_Release_Milestones | important release milestones]] for more details.
|rowspan="2"| 2011-11-08  ||Fedora 16 Release
|rowspan="2"| 2011-11-08  ||Fedora 17 Release
| Planning & Development Begins
| Planning & Development Begins

Revision as of 11:00, 1 January 2012

Fedora 17 Schedule
This is the release schedule for Fedora 17. Other schedules are maintained for historical purposes at this page.

Key Features

Key Milestones

2011-11-08 Fedora 17 Release
Planning & Development Begins
2012-01-24 Feature Submission Deadline
2012-02-07 Feature Freeze--Planning & Development Ends
2012-02-07 Branch Fedora 17 from Rawhide-- Branch Freeze
2012-02-14 Software String Freeze
2012-02-14 Alpha Change Deadline
2012-02-28 Alpha Release
2012-03-13 Software Translation Deadline
2012-03-20 Beta Change Deadline
Features 100% Complete
2012-04-03 Beta Release
2012-04-23 Final Change Deadline
2012-04-24 Compose 'Final' RC
2012-05-08 Fedora 17 Final Release
Time of Release
Historically Test and General Availability releases happen at 10:00am Eastern US Time on a Tuesday, which is either 1500UTC or 1400UTC depending on daylight savings in the United States. See Releases/Schedule for more information about scheduling methodology and schedule milestone definitions
Targeted General Availability Date
Historically Fedora strives to release a new distribution every six months or so, on a Tuesday as close as possible to October 31st and May 1st of each year.

Detailed Schedules

Upstream Project Schedules

Links to other significant project schedules--useful for seeing see how Fedora aligns with them.