Fedora program update: 2021-04

Originally published at: Fedora program update: 2021-04 – Fedora Community Blog

Here’s your weekly Fedora report. Read what happened this week and what’s coming up. Your contributions are welcome (see the end of the post)! The mass rebuild is under way.

I have weekly office hours in #fedora-meeting-1. Drop by if you have any questions or comments about the schedule, Changes, elections, or anything else.

Announcements

CfPs

Conference Location Date CfP
Write the Docs virtual 25-27 Apr closes 1 Feb
FOSSASIA Open Tech Summit Singapore 13-21 Mar closes 12 Feh
LISA virtual 1-3 June closes 23 Feb

Help wanted

Prioritized Bugs

Bug ID Component Status
1883609 shim ASSIGNED
1582116 firefox ON_QA

Upcoming meetings

Releases

Fedora 34

Schedule

Upcoming key schedule milestones:

  • 2021-01-20–2021-02-09 — Mass rebuild
  • 2021-02-09 — Fedora 34 branches from Rawhide
  • 2021-02-09 — Change completion deadline (testable)
  • 2021-02-23 — Change completion deadline (100% code complete)
  • 2021-02-23 — Beta freeze begins

Changes

Proposal Type Status
RPM-level auto release and changelog bumping System-Wide FESCo #2441
CompilerPolicy Change System-Wide FESCo #2409
Make Fedora CoreOS a Fedora Edition System-Wide FESCo #2516
Localization measurement and tooling Self-Contained Accepted
LXQt 0.16.0 Self-Contained FESCo #2546
Signed RPM Contents System-Wide Rejected
Comp Neuro Container Image Self-Contained Approved
Scale ZRAM to Full Memory Size Self-Contained Approved
Enable HarfBuzz in FreeType Self-Contained Approved
PostgreSQL 13 Self-Contained FESCo #2557
Remove Guile Support From Toolchain Self-Contained FESco #2558
BIND 9.16 Self-Contained FESCo #2559
Make selinux-policy up-to-date with the latest kernel Self-Contained FESCo #2561
Remove Python2 RPM Macros Self-Contained FESCo #2567
uEFI for ARMv7 Self-Contained FESCo #2563
fbrnch Self-Contained FESCo #2564
SOF as default audio driver for Intel LPE hardware Self-Contained FESCo #2565
Deprecate python-mock Self-Contained Announced
GNOME 40 Self-Contained FESCo #2568

Changes approved, rejected, or withdrawn will be removed from this table the next week. See the ChangeSet page for a full list of approved changes.

Fedora 35

Changes

Proposal Type Status
PHP 8.0 Self-Contained Approved
Retire python3.5 Self-Contained FESCo #2562
Add Fedora Kinoite as a variant Self-Contained Announced

Changes approved, rejected, or withdrawn will be removed from this table the next week. See the ChangeSet page for a full list of approved changes.

Contributing

Have something you want included? You can file an issue or submit a pull request in the fedora-pgm/pgm_communication repo.

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