Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-50

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2021-50 – 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)!

This will be the last Friday’s Fedora Facts for 2021. See you next year!



Conference Location Date CfP
Distributions DevRoom @ FOSDEM virtual 5–6 Feb closes 20 Dec
CentOS Dojo @ FOSDEM virtual 3–4 Feb closes 9 Jan
Red Hat Summit TBD late spring closes 5 Jan

Help wanted

Upcoming test days

Prioritized Bugs

See the Prioritized Bugs documentation for information on the process, including how to nominate bugs.


Release open bugs
F34 5502
F35 2225
F36 (rawhide) 6818

Fedora Linux 36


  • 2021-12-22 — Deadline for Change proposals that require infrastructure changes
  • 2021-12-28 — Deadline for System-Wide Change proposals and proposals that require mass rebuild
  • 2022-01-18 — Deadline for Self-Contained Change proposals
  • 2022-01-19 — Mass rebuild begins
  • 2022-02-08 — F36 branches from Rawhide; Rawhide begins F37 development


The table below lists proposed Changes. See the ChangeSet page or Bugzilla for information on approved Changes.

Proposal Type Status
PostgreSQL 14 Self-Contained Approved
LXQt 1.0.0 Self-Contained Approved
Users are administrators by default in the installer GUI. Self-Contained FESCo #2708
Enable fs-verity in RPM System-Wide FESCo #2711
Switch GnuTLS to allowlisting System-Wide FESCo #2712
Make Rescue Mode Work With Locked Root System-Wide FESCo #2713
Wayland By Default with NVIDIA proprietary Driver System-Wide FESCo #2714
GHC compiler parallel version installs Self-Contained Announced
Keylime subpackaging and agent alternatives Self-Contained Announced
Golang 1.18 System-Wide Announced
DIGLIM System-Wide Announced


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