Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-08

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-08 – 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
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
POUG 2022 Warsaw, PL & virtual 9–10 Sep closes 28 Feb
Penguicon Detroit, MI, US 22–24 Apr CfP open
GopherCon Lake Buena Vista, FL, US 26–28 Sep closes 6 Mar
REFACTR.TECH Atlanda, GA, US 14–16 Sep closes 6 March
Open Source Summit NA Austin, TX, US & virtual 21–24 Jun closes 14 March
OSCAL Tirana, AL 18–19 Jun CfP open
Devfest Lille Lille, FR 10 Jun closes 31 March
DevConf Łódź, PL 1–2 Sep closes 9 Apr
openSUSE Conference Nuremberg, DE 2–4 Jun closes 14 Apr
DevConf.US Boston, MA 18–20 Aug closes 15 Apr
Upstream virtual 7 Jun closes 15 Apr
Container Days Hamburg, DE & virtual 5–7 Sep closes 30 Apr
ShipItCon Dublin, IE 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
2037047 selinux-policy ASSIGNED

Meetings & events


Release open bugs
F34 5287
F35 3372
F36 (pre-release) 1613
Rawhide 6288

Fedora Linux 36


  • 2022-02-22 — Code completion (100% complete) deadline, Beta freeze begins
  • 2022-03-15 — Beta release early target date


Status Count
ON_QA 47


Bug ID Component Bug Status Blocker Status
2016613 anaconda ASSIGNED Accepted(Beta)
2032085 anaconda POST Accepted(Beta)
2018271 fedora-release ASSIGNED Accepted(Beta)
2052433 mlocate ASSIGNED Accepted(Beta)
2017043 mutter ASSIGNED Accepted(Beta)
2057531 plasma-discover ON_QA Accepted(Beta)
2057419 sddm NEW Accepted(Beta)
2057193 firefox NEW Proposed(Beta)
2057719 gnome-control-center NEW Proposed(Beta)
2057600 initial-setup NEW Proposed(Beta)

Fedora Linux 37


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
MinGW toolchain update System-Wide FESCo #2763
Make pkexec and pkla-compat optional Self-Contained FESCo #2766
Enable read only /sysroot for Fedora Silverblue & Kinoite Self-Contained FESCo #2767
Curl-minimal as default System-Wide Announced
Boost 1.78 upgrade System-Wide Announced


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