Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-14

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-14 – 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)!

The F36 Final freeze is underway.

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
Beer City Code 6 Aug Grand Rapids, MI, US closes 16 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

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 ON_QA

Meetings & events


Release open bugs
F34 5232
F35 3861
F36 (pre-release) 1772
Rawhide 6520

Fedora Linux 36


  • 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
2057563 plasma-discover POST Accepted(Final)
2067151 xorg-x11-server NEW Accepted(Final)
2071098 anaconda POST Accepted(Final)
2071259 gnome-initial-setup ASSIGNED Accepted(Final)
2071343 openssl NEW Accepted(Final)
2063156 mutter NEW Proposed(Final)
2070764 selinux-policy ON_QA Proposed(Final)
2072445 gnome-connections VERIFIED Proposed(Final)
2072462 gnome-connections ASSIGNED Proposed(Final)
2072490 gnome-connections VERIFIED Proposed(Final)
2072513 gnome-connections VERIFIED Proposed(Final)
2068470 gnome-control-center NEW Proposed(Final)
2073206 gnome-shell NEW Proposed(Final)
2073353 gnome-software NEW Proposed(Final)
2053729 kernel VERIFIED Proposed(Final)
2071226 mutter NEW Proposed(Final)
2072070 wpa_supplicant NEW 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 Rejected
Drop i686 builds of jdk8,11,17 and latest (18) rpms from f37 onwards System-Wide Withdrawn
Encourage Dropping Unused / Leaf Packages on i686 Self-Contained FESCo #2773
Support FIDO Device Onboarding Self-Contained FESCo #2777
Build Fedora IoT Artifacts with osbuild Self-Contained FESCo #2778
Signed RPM Contents System-Wide FESCo #2770
Deprecate Legacy BIOS System-Wide Announced
RPM 4.18 System-Wide Announced
Legacy Xorg Driver Removal System-Wide Announced


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