Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-02

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-02 – 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
Dutch PHP Conference Amsterdam, NL 1–2 Jul closes 30 Jan
Open Source Summit NA Austin, TX, US & virtual 21–24 Jun closes 14 March

Help wanted

Upcoming test days

Prioritized Bugs

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

Bug ID Component Status
1955416 shim NEW
2032528 flatpak NEW

Upcoming meetings


Release open bugs
F34 5435
F35 2629
F36 (rawhide) 6983

Fedora Linux 36


  • 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
Users are administrators by default in the installer GUI. Self-Contained FESCo #2708
Enable fs-verity in RPM System-Wide FESCo #2711
Make Rescue Mode Work With Locked Root System-Wide FESCo #2713
GHC compiler parallel version installs Self-Contained FESCo #2715
Keylime subpackaging and agent alternatives Self-Contained FESCo #2716
Golang 1.18 System-Wide FESCo #2720
DIGLIM System-Wide FESCp #2721
LLVM 14 System-Wide Approved
Ruby 3.1 System-Wide Approved
%set_build_flags for %build and %check System-Wide Approved
Default To Noto Fonts System-Wide FESCo #2729
Hunspell Dictionary dir change System-Wide FESCo #2730
Relocate RPM database to /usr System-Wide FESCo #2731
No ifcfg by default Self-Contained FESCo #2732
Django 4.0 Self-Contained FESCo #2733
GNU Toolchain Update System-Wide Announced
New requirements for akmods binary kernel modules for Silverblue / Kinoite support Self-Contained Announced
Malayalam Default Fonts Update Self-Contained Announced
Ibus-table cangjie default for zh_HK Self-Contained Announced


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