Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-18

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-18 – 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)!

Fedora Linux 36 will be released on Tuesday 10 May.

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.

Announcements

CfPs

Conference Location Date CfP
RustConf Portland, OR, US & virtual 4–5 Aug closes 8 May
CentOS Summer Dojo virtual 17 Jun open
DDD Perth Perth, AU 9 Sep closes 27 May
Open Source Summit Europe Dublin, IE & virtual 13–16 Sep closes 30 May
#a11yTO Toronto, ON, CA & virtual 20–21 Oct closes 31 May
I Code Java Johannesburg, ZA & hybrid 12–14 Oct closes 5 Jun
PyCon SK Bratislava, SK 9–11 Sep closes 30 Jun
SREcon22 EMEA Amsterdam, NL 25–27 Oct closes 30 Jun
Write the Docs Prague virtual 11–13 Sep closes 30 Jun
NodeConf EU Kilkenny, IE & virtual 3–5 Oct closes 6 Jul

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

Meetings & events

Releases

Release open bugs
F34 5217
F35 4240
F36 (pre-release) 1812
Rawhide 6909

Fedora Linux 36

Schedule

  • 2022-05-10 — Target date #3
  • 2022-05-11 — Election nominations open
  • 2022-05-25 — Election nominations end

See the schedule website for the full schedule.

Fedora Linux 37

Changes

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
Deprecate Legacy BIOS System-Wide Rejected
RPM 4.18 System-Wide Approved
Legacy Xorg Driver Removal System-Wide Approved
Haskell GHC 9 & Stackage LTS 19 Self-Contained Approved
Replace jwhois package with whois for Fedora Workstation Self-Contained FESCo #2785
Strong crypto settings: phase 3, forewarning 1/2 System-Wide Announced
Node.js 18.x by default System-Wide Announced
Strong crypto settings: phase 3, forewarning 1/2 System-Wide Announced
Perl 5.36 System-Wide Announced

Fedora Linux 38

Changes

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

Proposal Type Status
Major upgrade of Microdnf Self-Contained FESCo #2784

Contributing

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