Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-13

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-13 – Fedora Community Blog

It’s no joke: 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)!

F36 Beta was released this week. The F36 Final freeze begins on Tuesday.

I have weekly office hours on Wednesdays in the morning and afternoon (US/Eastern time) in #fedora-meeting-1. Drop by if you have any questions or comments about the schedule, Changes, elections, or anything else. See the upcoming meetings for more information.



Conference Location Date CfP
DevConf Łódź, PL 1–2 Sep closes 9 Apr
TechBash Pocono Manor, PA, US 8–11 Nov closes 13 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
DebConf Prizren, XK 17–24 Jul closes 15 Apr
OSCAL Tirana, AL 18–19 Jun closes 19 Apr
Strange Loop St. Louis, MO, US 22–24 Sep closes 20 Apr
All Things Open Raleigh, NC, US 30 Oct–2 Nov closes 22 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
PyCon SK Bratislava, SK 9–11 Sep closes 30 Jun

Help wanted

Upcoming test days

  • 2022-04-04–11 — Fedora CoreOS Test Week
  • 2022-04-06 — Fedora IoT Test Day

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 5241
F35 3828
F36 (pre-release) 1682
Rawhide 6455

Fedora Linux 36


  • 2022-04-05 — Final freeze begins
  • 2022-04-19 — Early target date
  • 2022-04-26 — Target date #1

See the schedule website for the full schedule.


Status Count
ON_QA 48


Bug ID Component Bug Status Blocker Status
2069899 anaconda MODIFIED Accepted(Final)
2068015 gnome-connections NEW Accepted(Final)
2062660 mutter MODIFIED Accepted(Final)
2063156 mutter NEW Accepted(Final)
2057563 plasma-discover NEW Accepted(Final)
2067151 xorg-x11-server NEW Accepted(Final)
2070130 xorg-x11-server NEW Accepted(Final)
2063410 gnome-control-center NEW Proposed(Final)
2064462 gnome-control-center ON_QA Proposed(Final)
2066528 hplip NEW Proposed(Final)
2068773 libdnf NEW Proposed(Final)
2070066 qemu POST Proposed(Final)
2070764 selinux-policy NEW Proposed(Final)
2068041 xdg-desktop-portal-gnome MODIFIED Proposed(Final)

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
Make pkexec and pkla-compat optional Self-Contained FESCo #2766
Drop i686 builds of jdk8,11,17 and latest (18) rpms from f37 onwards System-Wide FESCo #2772
Encourage Dropping Unused / Leaf Packages on i686 Self-Contained FESCo #2773
Support FIDO Device Onboarding Self-Contained Announced
Build Fedora IoT Artifacts with osbuild Self-Contained Announced
Signed RPM Contents System-Wide Announced


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