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Postings by Jan Kurik

F28 System Wide Change: Improved Laptop Battery Life

= System Wide Change: Improved Laptop Battery Life =
<a href="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/ImprovedLaptopBatteryLife" title="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/ImprovedLaptopBatteryLife">https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/ImprovedLaptopBatteryLife</a>

Change owner(s):
* Hans de Goede <hdegoede AT redhat DOT com >

Improve Fedora (Workstation) Battery Life by enabling various hardware
power-saving features by default.

== Detailed Description ==
The initial focus of this change is to enable to following 3 hardware
power-saving features by default:

* A new SATA link-powermanagement-policy has been written which
mirrors Windows defaults: med_power_with_dipm, this has been merged
for kernel 4.15, as part of this change this n

Autumn Elections 2017: Collection of questions for Questionnaire ends on Monday 2017-Nov-20

For this Election cycle [1] we are going to follow a new way how
Elections are organized. It is an outcome of a discussion on Council
level [2] trying to improve participation of the Fedora Community in
the election process.

On Monday 2017-Nov-20 we end collection of questions for Election
Questionnaire [3].

Reminder meeting : Modularity WG (once every two weeks)

Dear all,

You are kindly invited to the meeting:
Modularity WG (once every two weeks) on 2017-11-14 from 10:00:00 to 11:00:00 US/Eastern
At <a href="mailto:fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net">fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net</a>

The meeting will be about:
Meeting of the Modularity Working Group.

More information available at: [Modularity Working Group wiki page](<a href="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Modularity_Working_Group" title="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Modularity_Working_Group">https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Modularity_Working_Group</a>)

The agenda for the meeting is available at [modularity-wg-agendas pad](<a href="https://board.net/p/modularity-wg-agendas" title="https://board.net/p/modularity-wg-agendas">https://board.net/p/modularity-wg-agendas</a>).

Source: <a href="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/5249/" title="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/5249/">https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/5249/</a>

Changes Policy & Fedora Release Life Cycle - request for review

Hi everybody,

I tried to merge together all the changes we were facing during the
last time with regards to Changes Policy & Fedora Release Life Cycle.
The outcome is available in [1] and [2]. Before I will ask FESCo for a
review, I would like to ask anyone who is interested for a review and
comments.

Basically the changes I did are related to the following topics:
* No More Alphas Change [3]
* Discussion about String Freeze [4]
* Rain dates and such [5]
* Removal of description how to build schedule on your own as this
paragraph was not already valid.

F28 System Wide Change: time-1.8

= System Wide Change: time-1.8 =
<a href="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/time-1.8" title="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/time-1.8">https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/time-1.8</a>

Change owner(s):
* Petr <ppisar AT redhat DOT com>

A new time tool version 1.8 has changed output format.

== Detailed Description ==
After many years a new 1.8 version of time tool was released. This
version brings some noticeable changes:

License changed from (GPLv2+) to (GPLv3+ and GFDL).
Additional exit codes are used to report measured command failures and
failures to execute the command.
A measured command failure is reported by default.

Fedora 27 Modular Server Beta status is GO

The Fedora-Modular-27-20171108.2 RC compose [1][2] is considered as
GOLD and is going to be shipped on 2017-Nov-14 as F27 Modular Server
Beta release.

For more information please check the meeting minutes [3] from the
Go/No-Go meeting.

[1] <a href="http://kojipkgs.fedoraproject.org/compose/27/Fedora-Modular-27-20171108.2" title="http://kojipkgs.fedoraproject.org/compose/27/Fedora-Modular-27-20171108.2">http://kojipkgs.fedoraproject.org/compose/27/Fedora-Modular-27-20171108.2</a>
[2] <a href="http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/stage/27_Modular_Beta-1.5" title="http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/stage/27_Modular_Beta-1.5">http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/stage/27_Modular_Beta-1.5</a>
[3] <a href="https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2017-11-09/f27-final-and-server-beta-go-no-go-meeting.2017-11-09-18.02.html" title="https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2017-11-09/f27-final-and-server-beta-go-no-go-meeting.2017-11-09-18.02.html">https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2017-11-09/f27-final-...</a>

Jan

Fedora 27 Final status is GO

The Fedora-27-20171105.0 (Fedora_27_RC_1.6 ) compose [1][2] is
considered as GOLD and is going to be shipped on 2017-Nov-14 as Fedora
27 Final release.

For more information please check the meeting minutes [3] from the
Go/No-Go meeting.

[1] <a href="https://kojipkgs.fedoraproject.org/compose/27/Fedora-27-20171105.0/compose/" title="https://kojipkgs.fedoraproject.org/compose/27/Fedora-27-20171105.0/compose/">https://kojipkgs.fedoraproject.org/compose/27/Fedora-27-20171105.0/compose/</a>
[2] <a href="http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/stage/27_RC-1.6/" title="http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/stage/27_RC-1.6/">http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/stage/27_RC-1.6/</a>
[3] <a href="https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2017-11-09/f27-final-and-server-beta-go-no-go-meeting.2017-11-09-18.02.html" title="https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2017-11-09/f27-final-and-server-beta-go-no-go-meeting.2017-11-09-18.02.html">https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2017-11-09/f27-final-...</a>

Regards,
Jan

Reminder meeting : Final release Go/No-Go Meeting

Dear all,

You are kindly invited to the meeting:
Final release Go/No-Go Meeting on 2017-11-09 from 13:00:00 to 15:00:00 US/Eastern

The meeting will be about:
Before each public release Development, QA and Release Engineering meet to determine if the release criteria are met for a particular release. This meeting is called the Go/No-Go Meeting. Verifying that the Release criteria are met is the responsibility of the QA Team. Release Candidate (RC) availability and good QA coverage are prerequisites for the Go/No-Go meeting.

Reminder meeting : Fedora Modular Server 27 Beta Release Go/No-Go - 5th round

Dear all,

You are kindly invited to the meeting:
Fedora Modular Server 27 Beta Release Go/No-Go - 5th round on 2017-11-09 from 13:00:00 to 15:00:00 US/Eastern
At <a href="mailto:fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net">fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net</a>

The meeting will be about:
Before each public release Development, QA and Release Engineering meet to determine if the release criteria are met for a particular release. This meeting is called the Go/No-Go Meeting. Verifying that the Release criteria are met is the responsibility of the QA Team.

Fedora 27 Final status is NO-GO

Release status of the Fedora 27 Final is NO-GO.

The next Go/No-Go meeting is planned on Thursday, November 9th. The GA
date for the F27 Final release moves 2017-Nov-14.
For more details please check the Go/No-Go meeting minutes[1].

[1] <a href="https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/teams/f27-final-and-server-beta-go-no-go-meeting/f27-final-and-server-beta-go-no-go-meeting.2017-11-02-17.00.html" title="https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/teams/f27-final-and-server-beta-go-no-go-meeting/f27-final-and-server-beta-go-no-go-meeting.2017-11-02-17.00.html">https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/teams/f27-final-and-server-beta-go-no-...</a>

Regards,
Jan

F28 System Wide Change: Ruby 2.5

= System Wide Change:Ruby 2.5 =
<a href="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Ruby_2.5" title="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Ruby_2.5">https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Ruby_2.5</a>

Change owner(s):
* Vít Ondruch <vondruch AT redhat DOT com>

Ruby 2.5 is the latest stable version of Ruby. Many new features and
improvements are included for the increasingly diverse and expanding
demands for Ruby. With this major update from Ruby 2.4 in Fedora 26 to
Ruby 2.5 in Fedora 28, Fedora becomes the superior Ruby development
platform.

== Detailed Description ==
Ruby 2.5 is upstream's new major release of Ruby.

F28 Self Contained Change: Sugar 0.112

= Proposed Self Contained Change: Sugar 0.112 =
<a href="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Sugar-112" title="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Sugar-112">https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Sugar-112</a>

Change owner(s):
* Peter Robinson <pbrobinson at fedoraproject dot org >

Update Sugar to the new upstream 0.112 stable feature release.

== Detailed Description ==
We want to provide the new version of the Sugar desktop environment as
well as more activities to allow further building upon the
collaborative environment.

Users curious about the Sugar interface can test out Sugar on an
existing Fedora system by selecting the Sugar environment from their
display manager.

Developers interested in w

Fedora 27 Server Beta status (4th round) is NO-GO

Due to missing RC for the F27 Server Beta release the release status
of the Fedora 27 Server Beta is NO-GO.

The next Go/No-Go meeting is planned on Thursday, November 9th. The
F27 Server Beta release slips for one week on 2017-Nov-14. The slip
also affects the F27 Server GA and it moves to 2018-Jan-09, having
Go/No-Go meeting on 2018-Jan-04.

Regards,
Jan

Reminder meeting : Fedora Modular Server 27 Beta Release Go/No-Go - 4th round

Dear all,

You are kindly invited to the meeting:
Fedora Modular Server 27 Beta Release Go/No-Go - 4th round on 2017-11-02 from 17:00:00 to 19:00:00 UTC
At <a href="mailto:fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net">fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net</a>

The meeting will be about:

Source: <a href="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/8374/" title="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/8374/">https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/8374/</a>

Reminder meeting : Final release Go/No-Go Meeting

Dear all,

You are kindly invited to the meeting:
Final release Go/No-Go Meeting on 2017-11-02 from 17:00:00 to 19:00:00 UTC
At <a href="mailto:fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net">fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net</a>

The meeting will be about:

Source: <a href="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/8239/" title="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/8239/">https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/8239/</a>

Reminder meeting : Modularity WG (once every two weeks)

Dear all,

You are kindly invited to the meeting:
Modularity WG (once every two weeks) on 2017-10-31 from 10:00:00 to 11:00:00 US/Eastern
At <a href="mailto:fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net">fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net</a>

The meeting will be about:
Meeting of the Modularity Working Group.

More information available at: [Modularity Working Group wiki page](<a href="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Modularity_Working_Group" title="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Modularity_Working_Group">https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Modularity_Working_Group</a>)

The agenda for the meeting is available at [modularity-wg-agendas pad](<a href="https://board.net/p/modularity-wg-agendas" title="https://board.net/p/modularity-wg-agendas">https://board.net/p/modularity-wg-agendas</a>).

Source: <a href="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/5249/" title="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/5249/">https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/5249/</a>

Autumn Elections 2017: Mindshare elections

Hi everybody,

as approved by Fedora Council [1] we are replacing the FAmSCo
elections with elections to a brand new body "Mindshare". You can fine
more information about the Mindshare on its wiki page [2]. For this
election cycle we have opened 2 seats into this body.

At the moment we are collecting questions for candidates in election's
Questionnaire [3].

Fedora 27 Final status is NO-GO

Release status of the Fedora 27 Final is NO-GO.

The next Go/No-Go meeting is planned on Thursday, November 2nd. The GA
date for the F27 Final release moves from Target date to Rain date,
which is 2017-Nov-07.
For more details please check the Go/No-Go meeting minutes[1].

[1] <a href="https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2017-10-26/f27-final-and-server-beta-go-no-go-meeting.2017-10-26-17.00.html" title="https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2017-10-26/f27-final-and-server-beta-go-no-go-meeting.2017-10-26-17.00.html">https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2017-10-26/f27-final-...</a>

Regards,
Jan

Fedora 27 Server Beta status (3rd round) is NO-GO

Release status of the Fedora 27 Server Beta is NO-GO.

The next Go/No-Go meeting is planned on Thursday, November 2nd
together with second round of F27 Final Go/No-Go meeting. The F27
Server Beta release slips for one week. The slip also affects the F27
Server GA, it moves to 2017-Dec-19 having Go/No-Go meeting on
2017-Dec-14.

For more information please check the F27 Server Beta Go/No-Go meeting
minutes [1].

[1] <a href="https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2017-10-26/f27-final-and-server-beta-go-no-go-meeting.2017-10-26-17.00.html" title="https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2017-10-26/f27-final-and-server-beta-go-no-go-meeting.2017-10-26-17.00.html">https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2017-10-26/f27-final-...</a>

Regards,
Jan

F28 System Wide Change: NSS Default File Format SQL

= System Wide Change: NSS Default File Format SQL =
<a href="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/NSSDefaultFileFormatSql" title="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/NSSDefaultFileFormatSql">https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/NSSDefaultFileFormatSql</a>

Change owner(s):
* Kai Engert < ... at redhat dot com>

Change the NSS library default to use the sqlite based data storage,
when applications don't specify their preferred storage file format.

== Detailed Description ==

Applications that use the NSS library often use a database for storage
of keys, certificates and trust.

Reminder meeting : Final Release Readiness Meeting

Dear all,

You are kindly invited to the meeting:
Final Release Readiness Meeting on 2017-10-26 from 19:00:00 to 21:00:00 UTC
At <a href="mailto:fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net">fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net</a>

The meeting will be about:
Join us on irc.freenode.net in #fedora-meeting-1 for the Fedora 27 Final Release Readiness Meeting meeting.

We will meet to make sure we are coordinated and ready for the Final release of Fedora 27.

Reminder meeting : Final release Go/No-Go Meeting

Dear all,

You are kindly invited to the meeting:
Final release Go/No-Go Meeting on 2017-10-26 from 17:00:00 to 19:00:00 UTC
At <a href="mailto:fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net">fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net</a>

The meeting will be about:
Join us on irc.freenode.net in #fedora-meeting-1 for this important
meeting, wherein we shall determine the readiness of the Fedora 27
Final release.

Thank you in advance for your support.
Regards, Jan

Source: <a href="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/7386/" title="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/7386/">https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/7386/</a>

Reminder meeting : Fedora Modular Server 27 Beta Release Go/No-Go - 3rd round

Dear all,

You are kindly invited to the meeting:
Fedora Modular Server 27 Beta Release Go/No-Go - 3rd round on 2017-10-26 from 17:00:00 to 19:00:00 UTC
At <a href="mailto:fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net">fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net</a>

The meeting will be about:
Join us on irc.freenode.net in #fedora-meeting-1 for this important
meeting, wherein we shall determine the readiness of the Fedora 27
Server Beta [1] release.

Thank you in advance for your support.
Regards, Jan

Source: <a href="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/7520/" title="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/7520/">https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/7520/</a>

Fedora 27 Final Release Readiness Meeting on Thursday, October 26 @ 19:00 UTC

Join us on irc.freenode.net in #fedora-meeting-1 for the Fedora 27
Final Release Readiness Meeting meeting.

The meeting is going to be held on Thursday, Oct 26, 2017 at 19:00
UTC. Please check the [1] link for your time zone.

We will meet to make sure we are coordinated and ready for the Final
release of Fedora 27.

F27 Server Beta & F27 Final Go/No-Go Meeting on Thursday, October 26th @ 17:00 UTC

Join us on irc.freenode.net in #fedora-meeting-1 for this important
meeting, wherein we shall determine the readiness of the Fedora 27
Server Beta [1] as well as Fedora 27 Final [2] releases.

The meeting is going to be held on Thursday, October 26th, 2017 at
17:00 UTC.

Autumn Elections 2017: Collection of questions for Questionnaire has been started

For this Election cycle [1] we are going to follow a new way how
Elections are organized. It is an outcome of a discussion on Council
level [2] trying to improve participation of the Fedora Community in
the election process.

Today we are starting collection of questions for Election
Questionnaire [3]. The collection period ends one week after the F27
Final GA date, which means there is a time at least to November 6th to
collect these questions.

For the beginning I have copied the questions from previous Election
cycle.

Fedora 27 Server Beta status (2nd round) is NO-GO

Release status of the Fedora 27 Server Beta is NO-GO.

The next Go/No-Go meeting is planned on Thursday, October 26th
together with F27 Final Go/No-Go meeting. The F27 Server Beta release
slips for one week. The slip also affects the F27 Server GA, it moves
to 2017-Dec-12 having Go/No-Go meeting on 2017-Nov-30.

Reminder meeting : Fedora Modular Server 27 Beta Release Go/No-Go - 2nd round

Dear all,

You are kindly invited to the meeting:
Fedora Modular Server 27 Beta Release Go/No-Go - 2nd round on 2017-10-19 from 17:00:00 to 19:00:00 UTC
At <a href="mailto:fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net">fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net</a>

The meeting will be about:

Source: <a href="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/7317/" title="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/7317/">https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/7317/</a>

Reminder meeting : Modularity WG (once every two weeks)

Dear all,

You are kindly invited to the meeting:
Modularity WG (once every two weeks) on 2017-10-17 from 10:00:00 to 11:00:00 US/Eastern
At <a href="mailto:fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net">fedora-meeting- ... at irc dot freenode.net</a>

The meeting will be about:
Meeting of the Modularity Working Group.

More information available at: [Modularity Working Group wiki page](<a href="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Modularity_Working_Group" title="https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Modularity_Working_Group">https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Modularity_Working_Group</a>)

The agenda for the meeting is available at [modularity-wg-agendas pad](<a href="https://board.net/p/modularity-wg-agendas" title="https://board.net/p/modularity-wg-agendas">https://board.net/p/modularity-wg-agendas</a>).

Source: <a href="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/5249/" title="https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/5249/">https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/meeting/5249/</a>

Fedora 27 Server Beta status is NO-GO

Release status of the Fedora 27 Server Beta is NO-GO.

The next Go/No-Go meeting is planned on Thursday, October 19th. The
F27 Server Beta release slips for one week.