Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-48

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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 35 will reach end of life on 2022-12-13.

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.


  • Due to a lack of candidates, the Fedora Council election will be delayed by one week. The Mindshare and FESCo elections will continue as scheduled.


Conference Location Date CfP
SCaLE 20x Pasadena, CA, US 9–12 Mar closes 2 Dec
Config Management Camp Ghent, BE 6–8 Feb closes 4 Dec
#a11yTO Camp Toronto, ON, CA 21 Jan closes 4 Dec
USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation Boston, MA, US 10–13 Jul closes 6 Dec
ElixirConf EU Lisbon, PT 20–21 Apr closes 11 Dec
UX Scotland Edinburgh, GB 7–9 Jun closes 12 Dec
FOSDEM: main track Brussels, BE 4–5 Feb closes 15 Dec
NodeJS One Africa Cape Town, ZA 8–9 Mar closes 16 Dec
NodeJS One Africa Johannesburg, ZA 13–14 Sep closes 16 Dec
FOSDEM: Distributions Devroom Brussels, BE 5 Feb closes 31 Dec
CypherCon Milwaukee, WI, US 30–31 Mar closes 31 Dec
JSHeroes Cluj-Napoca, RO 18–19 May closes 31 Dec
USENIX Annual Technical Conference Boston, MA, US 10–12 Jul closes 5 Jan
Devoxx UK London, UK 10–12 May closes 10 Jan
Scalar Conference Warsaw, PL 23–24 Mar closes 10 Jan
Hack in Paris Paris, FR 26–29 Sep closes 14 Jan
VueConf New Orleans, LA, US 25–26 May closes 15 Jan
PyCon Italia Florence, IT 25–28 May closes 16 Jan
DevConf Cape Town & Pretoria, ZA 23 & 25 May closes 17 Jan
MagnoliaJS Jackson, MS, US 17–18 Oct closes 31 Jan
Open Source North St. Paul, MN, US 24 May closes 18 Feb
JSDay IE Dublin, IE 26 Sep closes 28 Feb

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Meetings & events


Release open bugs
F35 3701
F36 4605
F37 1848
Rawhide 7005

Prioritized Bugs

See the Prioritized Bugs documentation for information on the process, including how to nominate bugs.

Bug ID Component Status
2015490 initial-setup ASSIGNED
2134824 kernel ASSIGNED
2149632 gtk3 NEW

Fedora Linux 37


Below are some upcoming schedule dates. See the schedule website for the full schedule.

  • 2022-12-09 — Election voting begins (FESCo and Mindshare)
  • 2022-12-16 — Election voting begins (Council)

Fedora Linux 38


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

Proposal Type Status
Add -fno-omit-frame-pointer to default compilation flags System-Wide Rejected
Ostree Native Container (Phase 2, stable) System-Wide FESCo #2883
MobilityPhoshImage Self-Contained Approved
Perl: Replace versioned MODULE_COMPAT_ requires by macro System-Wide FESCo #2898
Reproducible builds: Clamp build mtimes to $SOURCE_DATE_EPOCH System-Wide Approved
Enable bootupd for Fedora Silverblue & Kinoite Self-Contained FESCo #2900
Build Fedora Silverblue & Kinoite using rpm-ostree unified core mode Self-Contained FESCo #2901
Prevent from building RPM packages providing python3dist(…) = 0 Self-Contained Approved
Remove initial-setup from KDE Spin & Kinoite Self-Contained Approved
Remove Guile Support from GDB Self-Contained FESCo #2906
LLVM 16 System-Wide FESCo #2909
Add Fedora Auto Firstboot Services to desktop variants System-Wide FESCo #2908
Golang 1.20 System-Wide Announced
Fedora Sway Spin Self-Contained Announced
libpinyin 2.8 Self-Contained Announced
GNU Make version 4.4 System-Wide Announced

Fedora Linux 39


The table below lists proposed Changes.

Proposal Type Status
Replace DNF with DNF5 System-Wide FESCo #2870


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