Infra and RelEng Update - Week 23

Originally published at: Infra and RelEng Update - Week 23 – Fedora Community Blog

This is a weekly report from the I&R (Infrastructure & Release Engineering) Team. It also contains updates for CPE (Community Platform Engineering) Team as the CPE initiatives are in most cases tied to I&R work.

We provide you both infographic and text version of the weekly report. If you just want to quickly look at what we did, just look at the infographic. If you are interested in more in depth details look below the infographic.

Week: 03 June – 07 June 2024

Infrastructure & Release Engineering

The purpose of this team is to take care of day to day business regarding CentOS and Fedora Infrastructure and Fedora release engineering work.
It’s responsible for services running in Fedora and CentOS infrastructure and preparing things for the new Fedora release (mirrors, mass branching, new namespaces etc.).
List of planned/in-progress issues

Fedora Infra

CentOS Infra including CentOS CI

Release Engineering

CPE Initiatives


Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (or EPEL) is a Fedora Special Interest Group that creates, maintains, and manages a high quality set of additional packages for Enterprise Linux, including, but not limited to, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), CentOS, Scientific Linux (SL) and Oracle Linux (OL).


  • Meeting this past Monday with Adrian Reber and Aurelien Bompard to discuss EPEL minor version implementation in MirrorManager
  • Rebuilt busybox and apcupsd to migrate them from epel8-next to epel 8
  • Set up demo of releasever_minor for EPEL 10 repo file
  • Updated awscli to work with rebased botocore in EPEL 9
  • Updated epel-packagers-sig sponsors to match EPEL Steering Committee members
  • Updated rust2rpm to no use the SourceLicense field with vendored sources

If you have any questions or feedback, please respond to this report or contact us on #redhat-cpe channel on matrix.

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