Let’s see what’s new in Fedora 32.
In this release EarlyOOM utility is enabled by default. EarlyOOM allows to increase the usability of the user interface in situations when there is low RAM, which causes heavy swap usage (swap).
It should be noted that it is applicable to edition Fedora 32 Workstation.
New Fedora 32 Workstation also comes complete with a new GNOME version 3.36, as well as Ubuntu 20.04 LTS.
Of course, improvements in GNOME 3.36 tolerated in the latest release of Fedora as a whole, providing a faster and better experience.
So, with this in mind, you get some of the following visual effects:
Redesigned lock screen
The lock screen is something completely new, with a focus on better and faster to use.
Support the new app extensions (App Extensions)
You no longer need to use GNOME Tweaks tool to separately install/manage plugins. Fedora 32 with a new application extensions that allows you to manage extensions to GNOME directly.
However, you will find it pre-installed. You will need to browse the software center to install it, or just type the following command:
sudo dnf install gnome-extensions-app
Updated settings menu
One of the main parts of the new GNOME 3.36 is the Settings app, which has become more useful than ever before. You can get more information about your system and easily access to the desired options.
The new design of the notification area and the mode “do Not disturb”
The best thing about GNOME 3.36 is the notification area or change the design pop-up calendar. In addition, Fedora 32 is a good setting in addition to switch mode “do Not disturb” if necessary.
The redesigned Clock app
Fedora 32 also includes a completely redesigned Clock app. The new design also looks good on menshih screens.
Release Fedora 32 also updated a lot of important packages, among which Ruby 2.7, Python and Perl 3.8. Also included the latest 10 version of the GNU compiler Collection (GCC).
In addition to key points, there are many things that have changed, improved or corrected. You can get acquainted with all the changes to learn more about what has changed.
Upgrading from Fedora Fedora 31 to 32
You can just go to the software center to find the latest available update or use the terminal to upgrade your system from Fedora Fedora 31 to 32.
Download Fedora 32
Now that Fedora 32 is finally released. You can download it.
However, before you start, I would suggest to look at the official list of known bugs for the current release.
The official report said the 32 Fedora workstationand version of the Server, along with other popular options.
To get a workstation and a server version, you need to visit the official download page of Fedora Workstation, Fedora Server (depending on what you need).
For other options, click on the links below to go to the appropriate download page:
- 32 Fedora Spins
- Fedora 32 Labs
- Fedora 32 ARM
Did you notice any new feature in Fedora 32? You can leave your comment below to the program, ask questions, or to discuss the details of her work in the comments below.
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