Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-04

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-04 – 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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Announcements

CfPs

Conference Location Date CfP
Dutch PHP Conference Amsterdam, NL 1–2 Jul closes 30 Jan
WeAreDevelopers World Congress 2022 Berlin, DE 14–15 Jun closes 31 Jan
phpday Verona, IT & virtual 19–20 May closes 1 Feb
OpenSource 101 virtual 29 Mar closes 4 Feb
javascript & friends Columbus, OH, US 29 Jul closes 13 Feb
LeadDev London London, UK 7–8 Jun closes 14 Feb
Open Source Summit NA Austin, TX, US & virtual 21–24 Jun closes 14 March
openSUSE Conference Nuremberg, DE 2–4 Jun closes 14 Apr
Container Days Hamburg, DE & virtual 5–7 Sep closes 30 Apr
Open Source Summit Europe Dublin, IE & virtual 13–16 Sep closes 30 May

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

Releases

Release open bugs
F34 5404
F35 2918
F36 (rawhide) 8066

Fedora Linux 36

Schedule

  • 2022-02-08 — F36 branches from Rawhide; Rawhide begins F37 development

Changes

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 Approved
Enable fs-verity in RPM System-Wide Deferred to F37
Make Rescue Mode Work With Locked Root System-Wide FESCo #2713
GHC compiler parallel version installs Self-Contained Approved
Keylime subpackaging and agent alternatives Self-Contained Approved
Golang 1.18 System-Wide Approved
DIGLIM System-Wide Deferred to F37
No ifcfg by default Self-Contained Approved
GNU Toolchain Update System-Wide Announced
New requirements for akmods binary kernel modules for Silverblue / Kinoite support Self-Contained Approved
Malayalam Default Fonts Update Self-Contained Approved
Ibus-table cangjie default for zh_HK Self-Contained Approved
MLT-7 Self-Contained FESCo #2738
Ruby on Rails 7.0 Self-Contained FESCo #2739
Wayland by Default for SDDM Self-Contained FESCo #2740
Authselect: Move State Files to /etc Self-Contained FESCo #2741
Silverblue and Kinoite will have /var on its own Btrfs subvolume Self-Contained FESCo #2742
Cockpit File Sharing Self-Contained FESCo #2743
Podman 4.0 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
Enable fs-verity in RPM System-Wide FESCo #2711
DIGLIM System-Wide FESCo #2721

Contributing

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

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I think you missed FYSY, that will be next week

It’s not that I missed it so much as that there was nothing outward-facing to point to. :frowning:

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Got it. The magazine announcement will be published this Monday, maybe then

@bcotton would it make sense to also have a report on review requests blocking NEEDSPONSOR? Our documentation now does a decent job of directing potential sponsee to ping a suitable sponsor, but some people are probably uncomfortable doing that, and I know I often forgot to check that queue.

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That’s a great suggestion. I’ll start including it

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