Schrödinger's Cat wins! (As Fedora 19 release name)

If there's one thing to be learned here, it's that the Fedora folks don't go for all that Ubuntu alliteration.


Never mind that other election that took place earlier this month. The Fedora Community has spoken and Schrödinger's Cat has taken the Fedora 19 release name in not exactly a landslide, having garnered 22% of the votes.

With no recount necessary, here's a look at the how the Fedora Community voted:

Schrödinger's Cat; 1876 votes

Schrodinger's Cat

Couldn't have chosen a happier looking spokescat, could they?


Higgs Boson; 1620 votes

Peter Higgs

British physicist Peter Higgs (R) talks with Belgium physicist Francois Englert (L) and CERN Director general Rolf Heuer after a news conference update in the search for the Higgs boson, July 4, 2012. I guess for now he'll have to be satisfied with having the God particle named after him

REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

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