Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-49

Originally published at: Friday's Fedora Facts: 2022-49 – 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 35 will reach end of life 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
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
DevRelCon Yokohama, JP 10–11 Mar 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
JS Day Canarias Tenerife, ES 25–28 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
Connectaha Omaha, NE, US 24 Apr closes 31 Jan
Write The Docs Portland, OR, US 7–9 May closes 6 Feb
Newcrafts Paris, FR 25–26 May closes 12 Feb
Open Source North St. Paul, MN, US 24 May closes 18 Feb
JSDay IE Dublin, IE 26 Sep closes 28 Feb

Help wanted

Meetings & events


Release open bugs
F35 3645
F36 4612
F37 1977
Rawhide 7014

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 VERIFIED
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)
  • 2022-12-22 — Election voting ends

Fedora Linux 38


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

  • 2022-12-21 — Deadline for Changes requiring infrastructure changes
  • 2022-12-27 — Deadline for System-Wide Changes and Changes requiring a mass rebuild
  • 2023-01-17 — Deadline for Self-Contained Changes


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

Proposal Type Status
Ostree Native Container (Phase 2, stable) System-Wide Approved
Perl: Replace versioned MODULE_COMPAT_ requires by RPM dependency generator System-Wide Announced
Enable bootupd for Fedora Silverblue & Kinoite Self-Contained Approved
Build Fedora Silverblue & Kinoite using rpm-ostree unified core mode Self-Contained Approved
Remove Guile Support from GDB Self-Contained Approved
LLVM 16 System-Wide Approved
Add Fedora Auto Firstboot Services to desktop variants System-Wide Approved
Golang 1.20 System-Wide FESCo #2913
Fedora Sway Spin Self-Contained FESCo #2914
libpinyin 2.8 Self-Contained FESCo #2915
GNU Make version 4.4 System-Wide Announced
Add _FORTIFY_SOURCE=3 to distribution build flags System-Wide Announced
Restore stricter SSH hostkeys permissions System-Wide Announced

Fedora Linux 39


The table below lists proposed Changes.

Proposal Type Status
Replace DNF with DNF5 System-Wide FESCo #2870
Boost 1.81 upgrade 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.

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