Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-05

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-05 – 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
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 North St. Paul, MN, US 24 May closes 25 Feb
RailsConf Portland, OR, US & virtual 17–19 May closes 28 Feb
JavaCro Proljeće, HR 15–17 May closes 28 Feb
app.js conf Kraków, PL 8–10 Jun closes 28 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
DevConf.US Boston, MA 18–20 Aug closes 15 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

Prioritized Bugs

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

Bug ID Component Status
1955416 shim POST
2032528 flatpak NEW

Meetings & events


Release open bugs
F34 5372
F35 3024
F36 (rawhide) 8068

Fedora Linux 36


  • 2022-02-08 — F36 branches from Rawhide; Rawhide begins F37 development
  • 2022-02-08 — Code completion (testable) deadline
  • 2022-02-22 — Code completion (100% complete) deadline, Beta freeze begins
  • 2022-03-15 — Beta release early target date


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

Proposal Type Status
Make Rescue Mode Work With Locked Root System-Wide FESCo #2713
GNU Toolchain Update System-Wide FESCo #2750
MLT-7 Self-Contained Approved
Ruby on Rails 7.0 Self-Contained Approved
Wayland by Default for SDDM Self-Contained Approved
Authselect: Require explicit opt-out Self-Contained FESCo #2741
Silverblue and Kinoite will have /var on its own Btrfs subvolume Self-Contained FESCo #2742
Cockpit File Sharing Self-Contained Approved
Podman 4.0 Self-Contained FESCo #2749

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 FESCo #2746
Enable fs-verity in RPM System-Wide FESCo #2711
DIGLIM System-Wide FESCo #2721
MinGW UCRT target Self-Contained Announced
MinGW OpenSSL 3.x update Self-Contained Announced


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