With the release of fedora 12, we decided to give it a try with a 64 bit live cd on a Toshiba machine. There is no good difference in appearance with the older editions of fedora, just some changes in Nautilus icons. What to say, they offer a clear and clean appearance.
Firefox is preloaded with some addons like java and media works. But flash is not present. If needed you can install them.
The overall performance of the system has increased with the new launch. Moreover on the instant messaging companion Pidgin has been replaced with Empathy. The wireless device support is simply amazing and it detects all hardware easily. Bluetooth options have been increased and it even supports file sharing with via bluetooth. Continue reading “Fedora 12 Review”