Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-16

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-16 – 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)! Fedora Linux 34 is GO and will release on Tuesday 27 April. Fedora Linux 32 will reach end of life on Tuesday 25 May.

Join us at the Fedora Linux 34 Release Party next Friday and Saturday.

I have weekly office hours on Wednesdays in the morning and afternoon (US/Eastern time) in #fedora-meeting-1. Drop by if you have any questions or comments about the schedule, Changes, elections, or anything else. See the upcoming meetings for more information.



Conference Location Date CfP
All Things Open virtual 17-19 Oct closes 30 Apr
Akademy virtual 18-25 June closes 2 May
openSUSE Virtual Conference virtual 18-20 June closes 4 May
DevConf.US virtual 2-3 Sep closes 31 May

Help wanted

Upcoming test days

Prioritized Bugs

Bug ID Component Status
1847627 kernel NEW

Upcoming meetings


Fedora Linux 34


Upcoming key schedule milestones:

  • 2021-04-27 — Final release target #1
  • 2021-04-28 — Elections questionnaire process and nomination period begins.

Fedora Linux 35


Proposal Type Status
RPM 4.17 System-Wide Approved
Smaller Container Base Image (remove sssd-client, util-linux, shadow-utils) Self-Contained Approved
Erlang 24 Self-Contained Approved
Switching Cyrus Sasl from BerkeleyDB to GDBM System-Wide Approved
Debuginfod By Default Self-Contained FESCo #2597
Package information on ELF objects System-Wide FESCo #2598
CompilerPolicy Change System-Wide 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Changes approved, rejected, or withdrawn will be removed from this table the next week.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.


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