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    Today is kernel 14 test day

    Fedora Magazine has a posting, asking for individuals to test today's rawhide.

    Refer here

    and

    Refer here for details. https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Test_Day:2017-11-30_Kernel_4.14_Test_Day
    Last edited by lsatenstein; 30th November 2017 at 07:19 PM.
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    Re: Today is kernel 14 test day

    A dedicated test day for an already stable LTS release kernel is surprising reading, it could easily be covered by updates-testing and bodhi

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    Re: Today is kernel 14 test day

    Yes, it's upstream stable. But, Fedora usually pulls in a new kernel version only around x.yz.1 or x.yz.2. Also, with test days, you can have people run kernel tests. With bodhi, that might be difficult (since I think nobody reads bodhi notes).

    So, I think this test day is good for identifying issues.

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    Re: Today is kernel 14 test day

    I am still testing the Rawhide version of Fedora (to be version 28). There are some interesting improvements. As some software programs are able to run with wayland, there is less need to use gnome-xorg.
    Gparted is one of those.
    There are many other nice improvement things. I wont spoil things by pre-announcing. In comparison, F27, as great as it is, is a stopgap version
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