Fedora Linux version 14 has been released and available for download ( jump to download link ). Fedora Linux is a community-based Linux distribution. Fedora is sponsored by Red Hat, Inc. Fedora is considered as the second most popular distro, behind Ubuntu Linux for desktop and laptop usage.
What's New In Fedora 14
The new features in Fedora Linux ver. 14 are:
- Updated Boost to the upstream 1.44 release
- Addition of the D compiler (LDC) and D standard runtime library (Tango)
- Concurrent release of Fedora 14 on the Amazon EC2 cloud
- Updated Fedora's Eclipse stack to Helios releases
- Replacement of libjpeg with libjpeg-turbo
- Inclusion of virt-v2v tool
- Inclusion of Spice framework for VDI deployment
- Updates to Rakudo Star implementation of Perl 6
- NetBeans IDE updated to the 6.9 release
- Inclusion of ipmiutil system management tool
- Inclusion of a tech preview of the GNOME Shell environment
You can download Fedora Linux 14 via the web/ftp server or via BitTorrent (recommended).
32 bit vs 64 bit Fedora 14 Version
- For almost all PCs select 32 bit version. For e.g., most machines with Intel/AMD/etc type processors. Good for desktop usage. Almost all multimedia plugins and software works with 32bit edition.
- Choose 64 bit version to take full advantage of computers based on the AMD64 or EM64T architecture (e.g., Athlon64, Opteron, EM64T Xeon, Core 2 Due, Core 2 Quad, and so on). For servers and advanced feature such as hardware error detection, access to more than 4GB RAM and so on; use 64bit version.
Fedora 14 DVD ISO download
- Visit mirror to download Fedora ISO image 32 bit i386 DVD ISO (3.3 GB)
- Visit mirror to download Fedora ISO images 64 bit DVD ISO (3.3 GB)
Fedora download: Fedora 14 CD ISO download
There are total 5 ISO images (5 CDs):
- Download Fedora Linux 14 CD 32 bit i386 (Approx. 694M each iso image)
- Download Fedora Linux 14 CD 64 bit (Approx. 695M each iso image)
Fedora Linux 14 DVD ISO BitTorrent download
Download images from the following mirror:
Fedora 14 DVD ISO BitTorrent download
- Download from BitTorrent i386 32 bit DVD (requires a BitTorrent client)
- Download from BitTorrent 64 bit DVD (requires a BitTorrent client)
See complete list of torrents here .