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Is is helpful if I install Fedora 21 alpha?

asked 2014-10-02 06:50:48 -0600

Daniel01 gravatar image

Fedora 21 is in the alpha state right now, I'm not a critical mission 900.000.000$ enterprise to lose anything valuable and I would like to test it. My question is if I install Fedora 21 as my main system, will it be helpful for the developers to find bugs and improve it?

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answered 2014-10-02 06:53:29 -0600

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Yes, but if you do encounter a bug, please search bugzilla to see if has already been reported before creating a new bug.

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But unless I realy repor something, I don't realy help, do I?

Daniel01 gravatar imageDaniel01 ( 2014-10-02 07:02:54 -0600 )edit
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Bug reports is the primary means of feedback for pre-releases such as alpha or beta

mether gravatar imagemether ( 2014-10-02 07:07:05 -0600 )edit
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answered 2014-10-02 09:05:33 -0600

smittix gravatar image

Indeed it is very helpful to test Fedora 21 on real hardware. As Mat Booth said though it's always a good routine to check if bugs have already been logged.

Although if you're using the automatic bug reporting tool it should check for duplicates and just cc you to the bug post if it is found to be a duplicate.

Enjoy Fedora :)

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