Here’s your report of what has happened in Fedora this week. EPEL 6 has reached end-of-life. Fedora 34 Change proposal which require infrastructure changes are due on Wednesday, 16 December. Congratulations to the newly-elected members of Council, FESCo, and Mindshare.



Conference Location Date CfP
FOSDEM CentOS Dojo virtual 4-5 Feb 2021 closes 20 Dec
FOSDEM Distro Dev Room virtual 6 Feb 2021 closes 20 Dec

Help wanted

Prioritized Bugs

Bug ID Component Status
1883609 shim ASSIGNED
1900227 gnome-control-center NEW

Upcoming meetings


Fedora 34


Upcoming key schedule milestones:

  • 2020-12-16 — Change proposal deadline: Changes requiring infrastructure changes
  • 2020-12-29 — Change proposal deadline: System-Wide Changes, Changes requiring mass rebuild
  • 2021-01-19 — Change proposal deadline: Self-Contained Changes
  • 2021-01-20 — Spins keepalive deadline


Proposal Type Status
RPM-level auto release and changelog bumping System-Wide FESCo #2441
CompilerPolicy Change System-Wide FESCo #2409
MariaDB 10.5 Self-Contained Approved
Remove and deprecate nscd in favour of sssd and systemd-resolved Self-Contained FESCo #2501
GNU Toolchain update (gcc 11, glibc 2.33) System-Wide FESCo #2507
Route all Audio to PipeWire System-Wide FESCo #2508
kasumi-unicode Self-Contained FESCo #2509
Rename libusb packages and deprecated old API Self-Contained FESCo #2510
ibus-anthy for default Japanese IME System-Wide Announced
Xwayland as a standalone package System-Wide Announced
Make Fedora CoreOS a Fedora Edition System-Wide Announced
ntp replacement Self-Contained Announced
Ruby 3.0 System-Wide Announced
GitRepos-master-to-main Self-Contained Announced

Changes approved, rejected, or withdrawn will be removed from this table the next week.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.