Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-25

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-25 – 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)!

Don’t forget to take the Annual Fedora Survey and claim your badge! Fedora Linux 35 System-Wide Change proposals are due Tuesday.

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.

Announcements

CfPs

Conference Location Date CfP
AnsibleFest virtual 29–30 Sep closes 29 June
Nest With Fedora virtual 5-8 Aug closes 16 July
SeaGL virtual 5–6 Nov closes 5 August
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

Releases

Fedora Linux 35

Schedule

  • 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.

Changes

Proposal Type Status
Replace the Anaconda product configuration files with profiles Self-Contained Approved
Use yescrypt as default hashing method for shadow passwords System-Wide Approved
Python Packaging Guidelines overhaul System-Wide FESCo #2625
Remove authselect-compat package System-Wide Announced
Libvirt Modular Daemons Self-Contained Announced
MinGW environment and toolchain update System-Wide Announced
libmemcached-awesome Self-Contained Announced
Optimal LUKS Encryption Sector Size 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Changes approved, rejected, or withdrawn will be removed from this table the next week.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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