Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-20

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-20 – 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 32 will reach end of life on Tuesday 25 May. Elections voting is open through 3 June.

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Conference Location Date CfP
DevConf.US virtual 2-3 Sep closes 31 May
Nest With Fedora virtual 5-8 Aug closes 16 July

Help wanted

Prioritized Bugs

Bug ID Component Status
1953675 kf5-akonadi-server NEW

Upcoming meetings


Fedora Linux 35


Proposal Type Status
Node.js 16.x by default System-Wide Approved
More flexible use of SSSD fast cache for local users System-Wide Approved
Broken RPATH will fail rpmbuild System-Wide FESCp #2610
Perl 5.34 System-Wide Approved
Drop the the “Allow SSH root login with password” option from the installer GUI Self-Contained FESCo #2612
Replace SDL 1.2 with sdl12-compat using SDL 2.0 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Changes approved, rejected, or withdrawn will be removed from this table the next week.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.


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