Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-28

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-28 – 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)!

The Nest With Fedora CfP is extended until 23 July. Registration is open now.

Fedora Linux 35 mass rebuild begins Wednesday.

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
Nest With Fedora virtual 5-7 Aug closes 23 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


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
Libvirt Modular Daemons Self-Contained Approved
MinGW environment and toolchain update System-Wide Approved
libmemcached-awesome Self-Contained Approved
Optimal LUKS Encryption Sector Size Self-Contained Approved
Golang 1.17 System-Wide Approved
Update firewalld to v1.0.0 System-Wide Approved
LLVM 13 System-Wide Approved
Boost 1.76 upgrade System-Wide Approved
GNU Toolchain update (gcc 11, glibc 2.34, binutils 2.37, gdb 10.2) System-Wide Approved
IBus 1.5.25 System-Wide Approved
Filtered Flathub Applications System-Wide Approved
Memory Constraints macros for RPM System-Wide Approved
Third-party Software Mechanism System-Wide Approved
Gconv package split in glibc System-Wide Approved
tzdata-minimal Self-Contained FESCo #2647
GHC 8.10 and Stackage lts-18 Self-Contained FESCo #2648
Remove SHA-1 from Sqlite Self-Contained Withdrawn
libffi 3.4 System-Wide Announced
Enhanced Inscript as default Indic IM 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Changes approved, rejected, or withdrawn will be removed from this table the next week.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.