Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-27

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-27 – 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
Nest With Fedora virtual 5-7 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

Upcoming test days

Prioritized Bugs

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

Upcoming meetings


Fedora Linux 35


  • 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
Remove authselect-compat package System-Wide Approved
Libvirt Modular Daemons Self-Contained FESCo #2627
MinGW environment and toolchain update System-Wide FESCo #2629
libmemcached-awesome Self-Contained FESCo #2630
Optimal LUKS Encryption Sector Size Self-Contained FESCp #2638
Golang 1.17 System-Wide FESCo #2632
Disable SHA1 In OpenDNSSec Self-Contained Withdrawn
Rebase firewalld to upstream v1.0.0 System-Wide FESCo #2634
LLVM 13 System-Wide FESCo #2635
Boost 1.76 upgrade System-Wide FESCo #2637
GNU Toolchain update (gcc 11, glibc 2.34, binutils 2.37, gdb 10.2) System-Wide FESCo #2639
IBus 1.5.25 System-Wide FESCo #2640
Filtered Flathub Applications System-Wide FESCo #2641
Memory Constraints macros for RPM System-Wide FESCo #2642
Third-party Software Mechanism System-Wide FESCo #2643
Gconv package split in glibc System-Wide FESCo #2644
tzdata-minimal Self-Contained Announced
GHC 8.10 and Stackage lts-18 Self-Contained Announced
Remove SHA-1 from Sqlite 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Changes approved, rejected, or withdrawn will be removed from this table the next week.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.


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