Ubuntu 9.04 vs Fedora 11: A lot can change in one month
The excitement has already started in anticipation of Q2 2009 l distro releases. As usual, the big names are Ubuntu 9.04 (a.ka. Jaunty Jackalope) and Fedora 11 (Leonidas). It's time for a straight off comparison on the upcoming features of these two distros.
I have not mentioned minor version numbers of most packages, since it is subject to change in the final release.
Code named Leonidas
Scheduled Release Date: May 26, 2009
Current Status: Alpha, Beta to be released on March 31 2009
Code named Jaunty Jackalope
Scheduled Release Date: April 23, 2009
Current Status: Alpha 6, Beta to be released on March 26 2009
Ubuntu - 2.6.28
Fedora - 2.6.29