This is a weekly report from the I&R (Infrastructure & Release Engineering) Team. It also contain 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: 13 – 17 Nov 2023
Infrastructure & Release Engineering
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.).
- Fix ssh connection to compose-x86-01.stg.iad2.fedoraproject.org
- Publish rpmautospec-core to PyPI
- Fix IPA replica installation
CentOS Infra including CentOS CI
- Refresh our el9 deployment servers with updated 9.3 tree
- Rack new servers/equipment
- Fix: gitlab-runner failing with Permission denied
- Add Onyx to scripts/update_ostree_refs.sh
- Add gtk2 and gtk3 support in multilib conf
- Update IoT signing keys
- F40: KDE: Drop X11 from the KDE Desktop Environment
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 and Scientific Linux (SL), Oracle Linux (OL).
- Added python-build to EPEL 9 for Ansible DevTools team
- Rebuilt nextcloud-client in EPEL 9 for RHEL 9.3 Qt update
The ARC (which is a subset of the CPE team) investigates possible initiatives that CPE might take on.
- Dist-Git decoupling & ecosystem mapping