Here’s your report of what has happened in Fedora Program Management this week. Fedora 31 was released on Tuesday. Fedora 29 will reach end of life on 26 November.

I have weekly office hours in #fedora-meeting-1. Drop by if you have any questions or comments about the schedule, Changes, elections, or anything else.



DevConf.CZBrno, CZ24–26 Jan 2020closes 6 Nov
Open TestConBeijing, CN30–31 Mar 2020closes 10 Nov
CentOS DojoBrussels, BE31 Jan 2020closes 18 Nov
FOSDEM Distro DevroomBrussels, BE2 Feb 2020closes 1 Dec
Indy Cloud ConfIndianapolis, IN, US26–27 Mar 2020closes 21 Dec

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Fedora 31


  • 13 November — Elections nomination deadline
  • 26 November — Fedora 29 EOL

Fedora 32


Submitted to FESCo
Approved by FESCo

CPE update

Community Application Handover & Retirement Updates

  • Elections: Blocking issue was fixed
  • Fedocal: jlanda started to work on communishift port
  • Nuancier: Benson Muite is now working on OIDC authentication – Thank you Benson!
  • Fed-msg: fedmsg-logger equivalent for fedora-messaging

Other Project updates

  • Rawhide Gating:
    • A call to arms email has been sent asking for testers for multi build
    • Single build workflow is working again and is aligned with multi-build workflows also
    • Update for the multi-build workflow needs to be created with autotime on, otherwise the update will not get pushed
    • Overview page of the remaining blockers and dependencies organized at:–Y2yNCBEYI5A?view
    • is still not using fedora-messaging
    • Ci-resultsdb-listener with fedora-messaging and support for the new messages format is not deployed in production yet
  • repoSpanner
    • Developed another experimental patch that got us an ~83x speed up.
    • Got 122% performance patch merged.
    • Worked with smooge to get a repoSpanner cluster deployed on realistic cross-datacenter hardware.
    • repoSpanner is still extremely slow when all three DCs are used. Est. 58 minutes to push Bodhi into it, even with the 83x speedup patch. The team is investigating a solution.