Fedora Core is a complete desktop and server operating system created
entirely with open source software.
||Fedora Core Lifecycle
Fedora Core is a rapidly evolving system which follows the latest
technical developments. Fedora Core may not be appropriate for use in
critical applications in your organization.
This manual helps you to install Fedora Core on desktops, laptops and
servers. The installation system is flexible enough to use even if
you have no previous knowledge of Linux or computer networks. If you
select default options, Fedora Core provides a complete desktop operating
system, including productivity applications, Internet utilities, and
This document does not detail all of the features of the
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The Fedora Project, which produces and maintains Fedora Core, is a collaboration
between Red Hat Inc. and the
free and open source software (FOSS)
community. The Fedora Project also provides Fedora Extras, additional software
packaged for installation on a Fedora Core system.
For more information about the Fedora Project, please visit
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