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Fedora 8 officially released

Anonymous Coward writes | more than 6 years ago

Debian 1

Cat in the Hat (666) writes "Fedora 8 has been officially released. Ars Technica has a run-down of what's new in Fedora 8, including the PulseAudio sound daemon, Nodoka visual style, and a new authentication system. 'Another major change in Fedora 8 is the new PolicyKit authentication system that makes authority escalation more secure. Instead of providing root access to an entire program when it needs higher privileges, PolicyKit makes it possible to isolate individual operations that require higher privileges and put them into system services that can be accessed through D-Bus. Another advantage of PolicyKit is that it will give administrators more control over which users and programs have access to individual operations that use escalated privileges.'"
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Okay, cool... (1)

rainman_bc (735332) | more than 6 years ago | (#21287015)

Okay, that's a nice piece of news, but why the Debian logo for Fedora? Is there something some of us need to know?
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