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Nest With FedoraThe Internet7-9 Aug 2020open
SeaGLThe Internet13–14 November 2020closes 15 August

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Fedora 33


  • 2020-07-21: Proposal deadline for Self-Contained Changes
  • 2020-07-22: Mass rebuild begins
  • 2020-07-22: Spins keepalive deadline

The full schedule is available on Fedorapeople.


CompilerPolicy ChangeSystem-WideFESCo #2409
CMake to do out-of-source buildsSystem-WideApproved
Distribute .repo files for modular repositories from a separate packageSelf-ContainedApproved
NSS dbm support removalSelf-ContainedFESCo #2415
Use %make_build and %make_install macrosSystem-WideApproved
Make btrfs the default file system for desktop variantsSystem-WideApproved
NetworkManager keyfile instead of ifcfg-rhSystem-WideApproved
Cleanup GNOME Hidden Boot Menu IntegrationSystem-WideApproved
Disable dmraid.service on first run if no dmraid sets are foundSystem-WideApproved
Remove device-mapper-multipath from the Fedora workstation livecdSystem-WideApproved
OpenLDAP without Non-threaded LibrariesSystem-WideApproved
Better Thermal Management for the WorkstationSelf-ContainedFESCo #2437
Make the unversioned %{__python} macro error by defaultSelf-ContainedApproved
Enable EarlyOOM on Fedora KDESelf-ContainedApproved
IBus 1.5.23Self-ContainedApproved
Patches in Forge macros – Auto macros – Detached rpm changelogsSystem-WideFESCo #2440
Introduce Storage Instantiation DaemonSelf-ContainedApproved
FlexiBLAS as BLAS/LAPACK managerSystem-WideFESCo #2443
Support PARSECSelf-ContainedFESCo #2447
PostgreSQL 13Self-ContainedFESCo #2448
Policy for Modules in Fedora and Fedora ELNSelf-ContainedAnnounced
Golang 1.15System-WideFESCo #2450
Reserve resources for active users (Workstation)Self-ContainedAnnounced Utility DeaggregationSelf-ContainedAnnounced
.NET Core on Aarch64Self-ContainedAnnounced

Fedora 34


NSS CK_GCM_PARAMS changeSystem-WideFESCo #2400
RPM-level auto release and changelog bumpingSystem-WideFESCo #2441

Changes approved, rejected, or withdrawn will be removed from this table the next week. See the ChangeSet page for a full list of approved changes.

CPE update

  • Datacenter move
    • Communishift will remain offline until further notice
    • The infrastructure moves is nearly complete. A list of known issues is available.
  • AAA replacement