Is there a Picasa boycott?
No I just do not like having to use wine to run a MS windows program .
The web interface has worked just fine for me.
fedora 15 just might be using code that it too new for picasa from google
This is very normal for fedora
Wait 6 months to a year for the rest of the world to catch up .
however the version in the fedora repo should work
yum search picasa
-- if there install