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)!

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Nest With Fedoravirtual5-7 Augcloses 16 July
SeaGLvirtual5–6 Novcloses 5 August
Ohio Linux FestColumbus, OH, USearly Deccloses 1 October

Help wanted

Upcoming test days

  • 11–17 July: Kernel 5.13 test week

Prioritized Bugs

Bug IDComponentStatus

Upcoming meetings


Fedora Linux 35


  • 2021-07-20 — Change submission deadline (Self-Contained Changes)
  • 2021-07-21 — Mass rebuild begins
  • 2021-08-10 — F35 branches from Rawhide, F36 development begins

For the full schedule, see the schedule website.


Python Packaging Guidelines overhaulSystem-WideApproved
Remove authselect-compat packageSystem-WideFESCo #2626
Libvirt Modular DaemonsSelf-ContainedFESCo #2627
MinGW environment and toolchain updateSystem-WideFESCo #2629
libmemcached-awesomeSelf-ContainedFESCo #2630
Optimal LUKS Encryption Sector SizeSelf-ContainedAnnounced
Golang 1.17System-WideAnnounced
Disable SHA1 In OpenDNSSecSelf-ContainedAnnounced
Rebase firewalld to upstream v1.0.0System-WideAnnounced
LLVM 13System-WideAnnounced
Boost 1.76 upgradeSystem-WideAnnounced
GNU Toolchain update (gcc 11, glibc 2.34, binutils 2.37, gdb 10.2)System-WideAnnounced
IBus 1.5.25System-WideAnnounced
Filtered Flathub ApplicationsSystem-WideAnnounced
Memory Constraints macros for RPMSystem-WideAnnounced
Third-party Software MechanismSystem-WideAnnounced
Gconv package split in glibcSystem-WideAnnounced

Changes approved, rejected, or withdrawn will be removed from this table the next week.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


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