Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-24

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-24 – 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)!

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Conference Location Date CfP
AnsibleFest virtual 29–30 Sep closes 29 June
Nest With Fedora virtual 5-8 Aug closes 16 July
Ohio Linux Fest Columbus, OH, US early Dec closes 1 October

Help wanted

Prioritized Bugs

Bug ID Component Status
1953675 kf5-akonadi-server NEW
1951492 annobin ASSIGNED

Upcoming meetings


Fedora Linux 35


  • 2021-06-23 — Change submission deadline (Changes requiring infrastructure changes)
  • 2021-06-29 — Change submission deadline (System-Wide Changes, Changes requiring mass rebuild)
  • 2021-07-20 — Change submission deadline (Self-Contained Changes)
  • 2021-07-21 — Mass rebuild begins
  • 2021-08-10 — F35 branches from Rawhide, F36 development begins

For the full schedule, see the schedule website.


Proposal Type Status
Make btrfs the default file system for Fedora Cloud System-Wide Approved
Sphinx 4 Self-Contained Approved
Build Fedora Cloud Images with Hybrid BIOS+UEFI Boot Support System-Wide Approved
Replace the Anaconda product configuration files with profiles Self-Contained FESCo #2622
Use yescrypt as default hashing method for shadow passwords System-Wide FESCo #2623
Python Packaging Guidelines overhaul System-Wide Announced
Remove authselect-compat package 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Changes approved, rejected, or withdrawn will be removed from this table the next week.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.