Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-09

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-09 – 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
GopherCon Lake Buena Vista, FL, US 26–28 Sep closes 6 Mar
REFACTR.TECH Atlanda, GA, US 14–16 Sep closes 6 Mar
Open Source Summit NA Austin, TX, US & virtual 21–24 Jun closes 14 March
WE22 20–22 Oct Houston, TX, US closes 14 Mar
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

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 POST
2037047 selinux-policy ASSIGNED

Meetings & events


Release open bugs
F34 5286
F35 3413
F36 (pre-release) 1613
Rawhide 6354

Fedora Linux 36


  • 2022-03-15 — Beta release early target date
  • 2022-03-22 — Beta release target date #1
  • 2022-03-29 — Retirement of FailsToInstall packages in NEW state
  • 2022-04-05 — Final freeze begins

See the schedule website for the full schedule.


Status Count
ON_QA 49


Bug ID Component Bug Status Blocker Status
2016613 anaconda ASSIGNED Accepted(Beta)
2032085 anaconda ON_QA Accepted(Beta)
2018271 fedora-release ASSIGNED Accepted(Beta)
2052433 mlocate ASSIGNED Accepted(Beta)
2017043 mutter ASSIGNED Accepted(Beta)
2057531 plasma-discover VERIFIED Accepted(Beta)
2057193 firefox NEW Accepted(Beta)
2057600 oz ON_QA Accepted(Beta)
2057719 gnome-control-center NEW Proposed(Beta)
2060414 dnfdragora 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 Approved
Make pkexec and pkla-compat optional Self-Contained FESCo #2766
Enable read only /sysroot for Fedora Silverblue & Kinoite Self-Contained Approved
Curl-minimal as default System-Wide FESCo #2768
Boost 1.78 upgrade System-Wide FESCo #2769


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