Fedora 17 i686 Gnome Desktop Virtual Computer
06/02/2012 Distribution !! RELEASE!!
Relase Notes: 'Beefy Miracle' has arrived. We believe this is the beefiest release ever - chock full of features to customize your experience to your tastes. On the desktop, GNOME 3.4 introduces new search capabilities in the activities overview, improved themes, and enhancements to the Documents and Contacts applications. A new application, GNOME-boxes, provides easy access to virtual machines. Additionally, GIMP 2.8 brings new improvements, such as single-window mode, layer groups, and on-canvas editing.
03/02/2012 Alpha Release Installed
The Fedora 17 'Beefy Miracle' alpha release is available! This release offers a preview of some of the best and meatiest free and open source technology currently under development. End users will see numerous improvements in Fedora 17: GIMP has been updated to the long awaited 2.8 release, with an abundant list of new features, such as the single window mode, layer groups, and on-canvas text editing; improved language and font support - a number of Lohit fonts, enabling Indian script, have been added.
- Pre-Installed Applications
file-roller - Archive Manager. Create and modify an archive, gcalctool - Calculator. Perform arithmetic, scientific or financial calculations, gucharmap - Character Map. Insert special characters into documents, gnome-contacts - Contacts. palimpsest - Disks. Manage Drives and Media, gnome-documents - Documents. Access, manage and share documents, eekboard - Virtual Keyboard, nautilus - Files. Access and organize files, gedit - gedit Text Editor. Edit text files, yelp - Help. Get help with GNOME, alacarte - Main Menu. Add or remove applications from the main menu, orca-replace - Orca Screen Reader. Provide access to graphical desktop environments via synthesized speech and/or refreshable braille, seahorse - Passwords and Keys. Manage your passwords and encryption keys, Release Notes - Release Notes for Fedora 17, Screenshot - Save images of your desktop or individual windows, gnome-search-tool - Search for Files. Locate documents and folders on this computer by name or content,
sol - AisleRiot Solitaire. Play many different solitaire games, sol-freecell - FreeCell Solitaire. Play the popular FreeCell card game, Iagno - Dominate the board in a classic version of Reversi, gnomine - Mines. Clear hidden mines from a minefield, gnome-sudoku - Sudoku. Test your logic skills in this number grid puzzle, Swell Foop - Clear the screen by removing groups of colored and shaped tiles,
evince - Document Viewer. View multi-page documents, eog - Image Viewer. Browse and rotate images, shotwell - Shotwell Photo Manager. Organize your photos, Simple Scan - Scan Documents,
empathy - Empathy Internet Messaging. Chat on Google Talk, Facebook, MSN and many other chat services, Firefox - Browse the Web, vinagre - Remote Desktop Viewer. Access remote desktops, transmission - Transmission BitTorrent Client. Download and share files over BitTorrent,
gnome-dictionary - Dictionary. Check word definitions and spellings in an online dictionary, evince - Document Viewer. View multi-page documents, evolution - Evolution Mail and Calendar. Manage your email, contacts and schedule,
- Sound & Video
brasero - Brasero Disc Burner. Create and copy CDs and DVDs, totem - Movie Player. Play movies and songs, rhythmbox - Rhythmbox Music Player. Play and organize your music collection,
- System Tools
gpk-application - Add/Remove Software. Add or remove software installed on the system, abrt-gui - Automatic Bug Reporting Tool. View and report application crashes, baobab - Disk Usage Analyzer. Check folder sizes and available disk space, gnome-system-log - Log File Viewer. View or monitor system log files, gnome-power-statistics - Power Statistics. Observe power management, sealert -b - SELinux Troubleshooter. Troubleshoot SELinux access denials, gpk-update-viewer - Software Update. Update software installed on the system, gnome-system-monitor - System Monitor. View current processes and monitor system state, gnome-control-center - System Settings. Terminal - Use the command line