Fedora 17 is a version of Fedora, released on 9 May 2012 under the codename "Beefy Miracle".
Builds[edit | edit source]
The stages of each release is split into three milestones: Alpha, Beta, and Final. These milestones are split into 2 categories - test composes, and release candidate composes. The final release candidate compose is typically the build actually released to the public for the specified milestone. For example, Final RC4 is the build actually released to the public as Fedora 17.