The election for the Fedora 17 release name is about to begin. The
Fedora community has submitted quite a few suggestions for the Fedora
17 release name, and that list has been narrowed down to the final
eight potential names. In a couple of hours, the election will begin
and you'll be able to vote on these names and assist in the final
selection for the successor to Fedora 16 ("Verne").
This vote begins 4 October 2011 and runs until 10 October 2011 at
23:59:59 UTC. Other important facts: