Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-03

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-03 – 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
WWeAreDevelopers World Congress 2022 Berlin, DE 14–15 Jun closes 31 Jan
OpenSource 101 virtual 29 Mar closes 4 Feb
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

Meetings & events


Release open bugs
F34 5418
F35 2757
F36 (rawhide) 7155

Fedora Linux 36


  • 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
Default To Noto Fonts System-Wide Approved
Hunspell Dictionary dir change System-Wide Approved
Relocate RPM database to /usr System-Wide Approved
No ifcfg by default Self-Contained FESCo #2732
Django 4.0 Self-Contained Approved
GNU Toolchain Update System-Wide Announced
New requirements for akmods binary kernel modules for Silverblue / Kinoite support Self-Contained FESCo #2735
Malayalam Default Fonts Update Self-Contained FESCo #2736
Ibus-table cangjie default for zh_HK Self-Contained FESCO #2737
MLT-7 Self-Contained Announced
Ruby on Rails 7.0 Self-Contained Announced
Wayland by Default for SDDM Self-Contained Announced
Authselect: Move State Files to /etc Self-Contained Announced
Silverblue and Kinoite will have /var on its own Btrfs subvolume Self-Contained Announced
Cockpit File Sharing Self-Contained Announced

Fedora Linux 37

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

Proposal Type Status
Python Dist RPM provides to only provide PEP503-normalized names Self-Contained Announce


Have something you want included? You can file an issue or submit a pull request in the fedora-pgm/pgm_communication repo.