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Results of Fedora 16 Release Name Voting

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The voting has concluded for the Fedora 16 release name, and the results are in! Thank you to the Fedora community members who made name suggestions and participated in the voting.

The Fedora 16 release name is: Verne

Voting period: Tuesday 2011-04-05 00:00:00 to Monday 2011-04-11 23:59:59

Number of valid ballots cast: 421

Using the range voting method, each candidate could attain a maximum
of (421*9) = 3789 votes.

Results:




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