"On this Super Tuesday here in the United States, Red Hat has
this morning released the first and only alpha release for Fedora 9.
This ninth Fedora release, which has been codenamed Sulphur, will ship
in April and go head-to-head against Ubuntu 8.04 LTS "Hardy Heron", but
what features can one expect in this forthcoming release? Among the
features being worked on are encrypted file-system support, updating the
KDE spin to KDE 4.0, PackageKit integration, and switching to upstart
initialization. In this article, we are taking a brief look at Fedora 9
Alpha and the features planned for Fedora 9."