Re: Rolling release model philosophy (was Re: Anaconda is totally trashing the F18 schedule (was Re: f18: how to install into a LVM partitions (or RAID)))

2012-11-05 Thread Ben Cotton
release might be nice (not nice enough, apparently to use Rawhide, but that's more about laziness than anything), but I'm not convinced it's what's best for the community at large. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Docs Leader -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org

Self-introduction

2012-11-07 Thread Ben Cotton
, but that will require some extra time. My non-Fedora activities working as a de facto project manager for a scientific computing service at Purdue University and pursuing an MS in IT Project Management. -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https

Re: [@core] working definition for the minimal package set

2012-11-13 Thread Ben Cotton
On Tue, Nov 13, 2012 at 4:41 PM, Bill Nottingham nott...@redhat.com wrote: [list of packages] ntpdate chrony -- Ben Cotton Fedora Docs Leader -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel

Re: [@core] working definition for the minimal package set

2012-11-13 Thread Ben Cotton
instances not running on such environments. We could come up with plenty of use cases to exclude packages already mentioned in this thread, but that doesn't mean they shouldn't be included. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Docs Leader -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https

Re: F19 DVD over size - what to drop?

2013-05-01 Thread Ben Cotton
have a consistent network connection. In that case, offline documentation is very useful. -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel

Re: F19 DVD over size - what to drop?

2013-05-02 Thread Ben Cotton
with this discussion is that we don't seem to know who is the target audience for the DVDs. We're not going to be able to please everyone, but we can't intelligently trim packages without knowing what direction we want to take the DVD. -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org

Re: Proposal for every WG to send a short summary *to other WGs directly*

2014-08-26 Thread Ben Cotton
Isn't this what the meetingminutes mailing list is for? I'd argue that a better solution is to have regular (not weekly) coordination meetings where representatives of the WGs can talk about what's going on and coordinate cross-WG issues. -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel

Re: the tragedy of Fedora Live USB conversion and what we can do about it

2014-08-29 Thread Ben Cotton
On Aug 29, 2014 5:21 AM, Adam Williamson adamw...@fedoraproject.org wrote: To edit the doc guide I'd have to go and deal with docbook and come up with a git patch and submit it for review by docs team, which isn't really a terribly high bar but is still harder than 'edit wiki page, now you're

Re: How many users does Fedora have?

2014-12-01 Thread Ben Cotton
whoever lands in the community action impact lead position can help come up with good questions to ask and ways to answer them.) Thanks, BC -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code of Conduct: http

Re: How many users does Fedora have?

2014-12-02 Thread Ben Cotton
, and I feel like we've tried to ask all of them before, but I think the more interesting questions revolve around how people use Fedora, which isn't necessarily represented by what packages they install. Thanks, BC -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https

Re: Tick-tock release cadence?

2014-12-04 Thread Ben Cotton
in one fell swoop, or that we favor approving features that get proposed earlier in the process. Thanks, BC -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code of Conduct: http://fedoraproject.org/code-of-conduct

Re: Other download options

2014-12-10 Thread Ben Cotton
by default, Gnome desktop OS. The only ideas I have come up with so far are: Why not the Workstation product with a firewall configuration more to your liking? Is there something besides the firewall that causes Fedora 21 Workstation to not meet your needs? Thanks, BC -- Ben Cotton -- devel

Re: Other download options

2014-12-10 Thread Ben Cotton
this as an example to better communicate WG-specific changes, but relying on out-of-the-box configuration to match your desired state doesn't seem sustainable. Thanks, BC -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code

Re: Ramblings and questions regarding Fedora, but stemming from gnome-software and desktop environments

2014-12-26 Thread Ben Cotton
with longer support without compromising it. I doubt we'll get a large share of the non-savvy user base in the same way that Ubuntu did, but we don't have to. -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code

Re: F22 System Wide Change: Set sshd(8) PermitRootLogin=no

2015-01-13 Thread Ben Cotton
allow us to proceed with disabling password-based root login, but give users the option to keep from locking themselves out of a remote machine post-install. Thanks, BC -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel

Re: F22 System Wide Change: Set sshd(8) PermitRootLogin=no

2015-01-13 Thread Ben Cotton
and constraints. Thanks, BC -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code of Conduct: http://fedoraproject.org/code-of-conduct

Re: Reminder: Fedora 20 end of life on 2015-06-23

2015-05-27 Thread Ben Cotton
wouldn't expect the 11 month scenario to happen too often. It wouldn't hurt to say for certain definitions of 'about', but I don't see a need for a policy change (or even an exception). Thanks, BC -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org

Re: Rawhide plans

2015-08-19 Thread Ben Cotton
I thought the Fedora Tophat suggestion was pretty awesome. I also think the bike shed should be light gray. -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code of Conduct: http://fedoraproject.org/code-of-conduct

Re: Boost updated to 1.58.0 in rawhide and f23

2015-07-23 Thread Ben Cotton
On Thu, Jul 23, 2015 at 8:27 AM, David Tardon dtar...@redhat.com wrote: * Build failures: - F23 + Rawhide condor I'll try to take a peek at this one in the next day or two if no one beats me to it. -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https

Re: hawaii

2016-01-22 Thread Ben Cotton
y and unassailably accurate". :-) -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org http://lists.fedoraproject.org/admin/lists/devel@lists.fedoraproject.org

Re: Packages installing files to /etc/tmpfiles.d

2016-03-31 Thread Ben Cotton
On Sat, Mar 26, 2016 at 9:27 AM, Ville Skyttä <ville.sky...@iki.fi> wrote: > condor Fixed using the %{_tmpfilesdir} macro -- Ben Cotton -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org http://lists.fedoraproject.org/admin/lists/devel@lists.fedoraproject.org

Re: nfs-utils-2.1.1 Changes Everything!

2017-01-16 Thread Ben Cotton
complex actions involved, it might be worth including something in the System Administration Guide as well. See the f25 guide (https://docs.fedoraproject.org/en-US/Fedora/25/html/System_Administrators_Guide/index.html) for maintainer information. -- Ben Cotton

Re: nfs-utils-2.1.1 Changes Everything!

2017-01-16 Thread Ben Cotton
Steve, The change process is documented at https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Policy The release notes beats writers will generally search the change list for changes relevant to their beat. The change proposal template includes a place for you to draft a release note or include information

Re: Two more concrete ideas for what a once-yearly+update schedule would look like

2016-12-08 Thread Ben Cotton
marketing side, or to focus on a few really kickass features for a given release. I'm not opposed to making changes, but I'd like to know what it is we're trying to accomplish in a semi-concrete manner. Then we can figure out the changes necessary to get there. Thanks, BC -- Ben Cotton ___

Re: Orphaning: clamav, sphinx, mldonkey

2017-07-14 Thread Ben Cotton
I'll take sphinx. -- Ben Cotton ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org

Re: Review swap

2017-07-05 Thread Ben Cotton
__ > devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org > To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org > -- Ben Cotton ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org

Re: Package suggestions

2017-06-15 Thread Ben Cotton
gue that a list that is perpetually ignored is worse than no list at all. Without some kind of affirmative effort to pop items off the stack, these sorts of things end up becoming a frustrating graveyard of unfulfilled dreams. -- Ben Cotton ___ dev

Re: F29 System Wide Change: Move /usr/bin/python into a separate package

2018-05-23 Thread Ben Cotton
On Wed, May 23, 2018 at 6:05 PM, Miro Hrončok wrote: > This change indeed is not very beneficial to user installs. Except maybe for > highly experienced users who would like to ship their own /usr/bin/python > (except I don't think that's a good idea anyway). > > The benefit

Re: F29 System Wide Change: Move /usr/bin/python into a separate package

2018-05-23 Thread Ben Cotton
On Wed, May 23, 2018 at 6:24 PM, Miro Hrončok wrote: > How exactly is this change breaking users' software? We certainly want to > avoid that. > If anything installed from outside our repos calls `/usr/bin/python`, we break it. Unless we install the new python symlink

Re: F29 System Wide Change: Move /usr/bin/python into a separate package

2018-05-23 Thread Ben Cotton
On Wed, May 23, 2018 at 6:56 PM, Adam Williamson wrote: > The thing you're missing - which the Change doesn't explicitly state, > so it's understandable - is the effect of having the python2 package > Recommend the package with /usr/bin/python in it. > Okay, that

Re: F29 System Wide Change: Move /usr/bin/python into a separate package

2018-05-23 Thread Ben Cotton
I don't have any objection to moving `/usr/bin/python` into a separate package, but only if it's installed every time python2 is installed. I'm less concerned about breaking Fedora packages, because we have ways of checking and fixing those (do your package fail to build? Better fix it!) My

Fedora 29 Software String Freeze

2018-07-31 Thread Ben Cotton
sion-group/view/main The deadline for translations is 2018-08-28 (Software Translation Deadline). See the translation schedule[1] for more detail. [1] https://fedorapeople.org/groups/schedule/f-29/f-29-trans-tasks.html -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/In

Fedora 29 Self-Contained Change: Cloud Provider Image Updates

2018-07-26 Thread Ben Cotton
times and a secure out of the box Cloud instance. == Scope == * Proposal owners: Cloud SIG == User Experience == * Outstanding bugs post release will no longer be present in images. * Improved provisioning times as the initial dnf update will be quicker. * Improved base image security. -- Ben

Fedora 29 Self-Contained Change: Stratis Storage 1.0

2018-07-26 Thread Ben Cotton
in the final release. == Documentation == Please see https://stratis-storage.github.io/ for design documents and API reference. Development and issue tracking is at https://github.com/stratis-storage/stratisd -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis

Fedora 29 Self-Contained Change: Update Haskell packages to Stackage LTS 11

2018-07-26 Thread Ben Cotton
will be upgraded from Stackage LTS 10 to LTS 11 versions. == Documentation == https://www.stackage.org/diff/lts-10.10/lts-11.17 -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org

Fedora 29 Self-Contained Change: Kubernetes modules

2018-07-26 Thread Ben Cotton
and switch between versions. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https

Fedora 29 Change Checkpoint: Completion deadline (testable)

2018-08-07 Thread Ben Cotton
=ChangeAcceptedF29_whiteboard_type=allwordssubstr -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https

Re: Fedora 29 Change Checkpoint: Completion deadline (testable)

2018-08-08 Thread Ben Cotton
the wiki pages cleaned up somehow? Yes, good catch. Looks like Nick Clifton closed the binutils 2.30 BZ already and I just edited the wiki page's category so that it won't get caught up in the scripts again. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/India

Fedora 30 System-Wide Change proposal: Mass Python 2 Package Removal

2018-08-20 Thread Ben Cotton
/ -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https://getfedora.org/code

Fedora 30 System-Wide Change proposal: Remove glibc-all-langpacks from buildroot

2018-08-22 Thread Ben Cotton
mechanism: remove glibc-minimal-langpack from @Buildsystem * Blocks release? not directly, but if packages fail to build, it would be problem * Blocks product? no == Documentation == None -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis

Idea: let's use Pagure to track Changes

2018-08-23 Thread Ben Cotton
and because a few Pagure features would make it smoother (primarily allowing issue submitters to edit metadata), I'd like to implement this for Fedora 31. Before that, I'd like the community's feedback. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis

Re: Idea: let's use Pagure to track Changes

2018-08-24 Thread Ben Cotton
ited experience so far, it's not a common use case. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora

Reminder: Beta freeze and code complete deadline in one week

2018-08-21 Thread Ben Cotton
[2] https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Policy#Change_Checkpoint:_100.25_code_complete_deadline [3] https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Milestone_freezes -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedorap

Fedora 30 schedule approved

2018-08-21 Thread Ben Cotton
://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Releases/30/Schedule [2] https://fedorapeople.org/groups/schedule/f-30/f-30-all-tasks.html -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org

Fedora 30 System-Wide Change proposal: New 128-bit IEEE long double ABI for IBM 64-bit POWER LE

2018-08-22 Thread Ben Cotton
. == Release Notes == * The ppc64le architecture changed the format of the long double type to binary128. (Previously, a pair of two doubles was used.) -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel

Fedora 30 System-Wide Change proposal: Remove the Group: Tag From All Packages

2018-08-22 Thread Ben Cotton
be no need to note this change in any release notes, as it is merely the completion of a change which has been ongoing since the time of Fedora 12. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedor

Fedora 30 Self-Contained Change proposal: Make ambiguous python shebangs error

2018-08-22 Thread Ben Cotton
unneeded python2 dependencies created by accident. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code

Fedora 30 Self-Contained Change proposal: No more automagic Python bytecompilation (phase 2)

2018-08-22 Thread Ben Cotton
== The guidelines will be the documentation. == Release Notes == This change does not deserve Release Notes, it is not user facing. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org

F29 Self-Contained Change: GnuTLS enables TLS 1.3 by default

2018-07-18 Thread Ben Cotton
/05/gnutls-and-tls-13.html * https://www.gnutls.org/manual/gnutls.html#Upgrading-from-previous-versions -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send

F29 Self-Contained Change: Basic FPGA Support

2018-07-18 Thread Ben Cotton
as is currently possible. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https

Reminder: Fedora 29 self-contained change deadline

2018-07-17 Thread Ben Cotton
l be moved to Fedora 30. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https://getfedor

Re: dnf history - change in how rpmdb checksum is computed

2018-07-18 Thread Ben Cotton
re Fedora defaults to the dnf model and RHEL defaults to the yum model or is it essentially a cosmetic difference? -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubsc

Reminder: Fedora 29 software string freeze

2018-07-23 Thread Ben Cotton
/Releases/29/Schedule -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https://getfedora.org

Fedora 29 Self-Contained Change: xfce 4.1

2018-07-23 Thread Ben Cotton
== Fedora 29 ships with Xfce 4.13 components. Xfce-4.13 features near complete GTK-3 migration. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email

Fedora 29 Self-Contained Change: Liberation Fonts 2

2018-07-23 Thread Ben Cotton
== Not at this moment, planning to update github. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora

Fedora 29 Self-Contained Change: Merge Dstat And Performance Co-Pilot

2018-07-23 Thread Ben Cotton
n == The new version of the utility is documented in the '''pcp-dstat'''(1) and '''pcp-dstat'''(5) man pages, in the ''pcp-doc'' package. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraprojec

Reminder: Fedora 29 self-contained change deadline

2018-07-23 Thread Ben Cotton
l be moved to Fedora 30. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https://getfedor

Fedora 30 System-Wide Change Proposal: FreeIPA Python 2 Removal

2018-09-05 Thread Ben Cotton
https://pythonclock.org/ and https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Mass_Python_2_Package_Removal . == Release Notes == FreeIPA no longer supports Python 2. All ''python2-ipa*'' packages and ''python-ipa*'' aliases are discontinued. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana

Re: GNOME 3.30.0 megaupdate

2018-09-05 Thread Ben Cotton
ot;hey, we're doing this again". But this way we'd get visibility across teams and externally. For better or for worse, our Change list is a starting point for marketing and PR, so it's beneficial to have these sorts of things visible externally, too. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Mana

Fedora 29 Beta Go/No-Go meeting

2018-09-06 Thread Ben Cotton
/2018/9/10/#m9338 -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https

Fedora 29 Beta Release Readiness meeting

2018-09-06 Thread Ben Cotton
://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/Fedora%20release/2018/9/10/#m9337 -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora

F29 Self Contained Change: Update comps to use Python 3

2018-07-11 Thread Ben Cotton
k approval: N/A (not needed for this Change) -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code

Rawhide Rebase Warning to Package Maintainers

2018-07-11 Thread Ben Cotton
. If you need help changing a large amount of bugs manually, we’d be glad to help. The process was re-approved by FESCo https://pagure.io/fesco/issue/1096 . -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list

Re: Proposal: Add release announcement post to Go/No-Go criteria

2018-09-27 Thread Ben Cotton
ting not getting enough input on the talking points. I'm not sure what the solution is there. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-

Fedora 29 Final Go/No-Go meeting

2018-10-12 Thread Ben Cotton
%20release/2018/10/18/#m9379 -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https

[Test-Announce] Re: 2018-10-15 @ 16:00 UTC - Fedora 29 Blocker Review Meeting

2018-10-15 Thread Ben Cotton
the go/no-go meeting which is on Thursday. Running the meeting > is easy, there is an SOP (linked below) and you can also refer to the > logs from previous meetings for tips. > Since when do we let you take time off? I can run the meeting if no one else has volunteered yet. -- Ben Cotton Fedo

Fedora 29 Final Release Readiness meeting

2018-10-15 Thread Ben Cotton
best when we have representatives from all of the teams. For more information, see https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Release_Readiness_Meetings. View the meeting on Fedocal: https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/Fedora%20release/2018/10/18/#m9380 -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America

Re: Fedora 29 Final Go/No-Go meeting

2018-10-17 Thread Ben Cotton
On Fri, Oct 12, 2018 at 11:27 AM Ben Cotton wrote: > > Dear all, > > The Go/No-Go meeting for the Fedora 29 Final release will be held on > Thursday, 2018-10-18 at 17:00 UTC in #fedora-meeting-1. For more > information, see: https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Go_No_Go_Meeting &g

Re: Fedora 29 Final Release Readiness meeting

2018-10-18 Thread Ben Cotton
On Fri, Oct 12, 2018 at 11:30 AM Ben Cotton wrote: > > Dear all, > > Join us on irc.freenode.net in #fedora-meeting-1 for the Fedora 29 > Final Release Readiness meeting. This meeting will be held on Thursday, > 2018-10-18 at 19:00 UTC. > > We will meet to make sure we a

[Test-Announce] Fedora 29 Final status is No-Go

2018-10-18 Thread Ben Cotton
alendar/meeting/9379/?from_date=2018-10-22 -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ test-announce mailing list -- test-annou...@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to test-announce-le...@lists.fedorapro

Re: Fedora should replace mailing lists with Discourse

2018-10-16 Thread Ben Cotton
course (or any other change in how we communicate) needs to be backed by a well-thought-out proposal. Whichever technology we choose, it will be better for some and worse for others. That's unavoidable, but we should be intentional about the changes we make and what impact they will have on the

Fedora 30 System-Wide Change: Deprecating /etc/sysconfig/nfs

2018-10-17 Thread Ben Cotton
? No == Documentation == There are two man pages, nfs.conf(5) and nfsconf(8). == Release Notes == The new way of configuring NFS should be release noted. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel

Re: [Test-Announce] Fedora 29 Final is GO

2018-10-26 Thread Ben Cotton
s stand to improve the process, and I'm happy to hear suggestions you have. But conspiratorial accusations are not constructive. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject

F30 Self-Contained Change proposal: Pantheon Desktop

2018-10-29 Thread Ben Cotton
-471dfdedc7b3 elementaryOS 5.0 "Juno"] will officially be available on fedora 30 as well. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email t

Re: [Test-Announce] Fedora 29 Final is GO

2018-10-26 Thread Ben Cotton
t.org/thread/MWR6OULSXFL6WF4RF4CLVFDVVRN73PKV/ -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Cod

Reminder: Daylight Saving Time ends in the US on Sunday

2018-10-30 Thread Ben Cotton
is not in UTC or a US time zone, you can see time change information worldwide[2]. [1] https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/ [2] https://www.timeanddate.com/time/dst/2018.html -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel

Re: DevConf.cz CfP open

2018-10-25 Thread Ben Cotton
Hi all, this is your reminder that the CfP closes tomorrow (Friday)! Last chance to get your submissions in for DevConf.cz 2019. On Thu, Sep 20, 2018 at 8:26 AM Ben Cotton wrote: > > DevConf.cz 2019 is the 11th annual, free, Red Hat sponsored community > conference for developers, admin

[Test-Announce] Fedora 29 Final is GO

2018-10-25 Thread Ben Cotton
] https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2018-10-25/f29-final-go_no_go-meeting.2018-10-25-17.03.html [3] https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2018-10-25/f29-final-go_no_go-meeting.2018-10-25-17.03.log.html -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana

Fedora 30 System-Wide Change proposal: The GNU C Library version 2.29

2018-11-06 Thread Ben Cotton
: https://sourceware.org/git/?p=glibc.git;a=blob;f=NEWS;hb=HEAD -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org

Fedora 29 release retrospective

2018-11-06 Thread Ben Cotton
/meeting/9396/ [2] https://meet.jit.si/GuiltyCherriesSearchLoyally -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le

Re: Fedora 29 release retrospective

2018-11-12 Thread Ben Cotton
Hi all, here's a reminder that we're doing a release retrospective on Wednesday and I'm looking for specific issues we want to discuss. See below for meeting details. On Tue, Nov 6, 2018 at 3:16 PM Ben Cotton wrote: > We released Fedora 29 last week. That's great! Now let's take a little &g

Re: Fedora 29 release retrospective

2018-11-13 Thread Ben Cotton
for the short notice. Here are topics that I have received. Please let me know if there are other topics you want to see discussed. * Unannounced changes to core packages * "Go" decision despite bugs with updates -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/In

Dec 2018 Fedora Elections: Nomination & Campaign period is open

2018-11-14 Thread Ben Cotton
ssues [6] http://communityblog.fedoraproject.org/ [7] https://fedorapeople.org/groups/schedule/f-29/f-29-elections.html -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe

Re: Proposal: Add release announcement post to Go/No-Go criteria

2018-09-28 Thread Ben Cotton
if its not ready, we will > just ask people to help marketing team and get the article ready by Friday or Monday. Right. If it's "close" (for some value of close) then Marketing can say they are go and get it finished by Monday. Of course, the counter-argument to this is that a squishy cr

[Test-Announce] (no subject)

2018-09-20 Thread Ben Cotton
/stage [2] https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2018-09-20/f29-beta-go_no_go-meeting.2018-09-20-17.00.html [3] https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2018-09-20/f29-beta-go_no_go-meeting.2018-09-20-17.00.log.html -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana

Re: Fedora 29 Beta Go/No-Go meeting

2018-09-19 Thread Ben Cotton
/2018/9/10/#m9338 We will NOT be holding another Release Readiness meeting afterward. For the results of the Release Readiness meeting, see https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting-1/2018-09-13/f29-beta-readiness-meeting.2018-09-13-19.02.html -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ

Proposal: Add release announcement post to Go/No-Go criteria

2018-09-25 Thread Ben Cotton
with F29 Final: 4. The release announcement post for Fedora Magazine is substantially complete As a reminder, these are the existing criteria: 1. No remaining blocker bugs 2. Release candidate compose is available 3. Test matrices for [milestone = Alpha, Beta, Final] are fully completed -- Ben

DevConf.cz CfP open

2018-09-20 Thread Ben Cotton
, 2018* - Accepted speakers confirmation: *November 12, 2018* - Event dates: Friday January 25 to Sunday January 27, 2019 Questions? i...@devconf.cz -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel

Re: Blocking criteria proposal for F30+: Printing

2018-09-20 Thread Ben Cotton
requirement more aggressive if it turns out to be insufficient. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedora

Fedora 30 Self-Contained Change proposal: PHP 7.3

2018-09-24 Thread Ben Cotton
packages. == Documentation == * [https://raw.githubusercontent.com/php/php-src/PHP-7.3/UPGRADING * [https://raw.githubusercontent.com/php/php-src/PHP-7.3/UPGRADING.INTERNALS -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel

F30 System-Wide Change Proposal: Fully remove deprecated and unsafe functions from libcrypt

2019-01-02 Thread Ben Cotton
by the libxcrypt-compat package. == Release Notes == See the paragraph about documentation above. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le

F30 Self-Contained Change proposal: libcrypt.so.1 (compatibility library for POSIX): Let encrypt, encrypt_r, setkey, setkey_r, and fcrypt return ENOSYS instead of performing any real operation

2019-01-14 Thread Ben Cotton
executables linked against glibc's libcrypt should work unmodified with this version of the libcrypt.so.1 library supplied by the libxcrypt-compat package. == Release Notes == See the paragraph about documentation above. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___

F30 System-Wide Change proposal (update): DNF Better Counting (was: DNF UUID)

2019-01-14 Thread Ben Cotton
m: continue counting the old way * Contingency deadline: does not block release; we can ship with the feature incomplete, although it would certainly be most useful to have it available at GA * Blocks release? No * Blocks product? No == Documentation == Release notes need to be written, and documentation

[Late] F30 System-Wide Change proposal: GCC9

2019-01-21 Thread Ben Cotton
in it. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https://getfedora.org/code

Re: [Late] F30 System-Wide Change proposal: GCC9

2019-01-21 Thread Ben Cotton
version after branching if we want to keep using 8.x in F30. That'd > not be pretty. > ...this is a bad reason to approve a change, IMO. In order for the Change process to work as intended, Changes should be submitted and approved before being implemented. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program

Spins keepalive deadline approaching

2019-01-23 Thread Ben Cotton
for teams to self-publish solutions will eventually remove the need for these keepalives. [1] https://pagure.io/fedora-project-schedule/issues [2] https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Releases/30/Spins [3] https://pagure.io/fedora-project-schedule/new_issue -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America

F30 Self-Contained Change proposal: Ibus-typing-booster default for Indian languages

2019-01-17 Thread Ben Cotton
after the upgrade. This change proposal only changes the default input method for an Indian language for new installs or new user accounts. == How To Test == Do a new installation of Fedora 30 in an Indian language. Log into Gnome. See what input method is suggested by defau

Fedora 30 Change proposal deadlines approaching

2018-12-11 Thread Ben Cotton
changes For more information on Changes, see the Changes Policy page[1] on the Fedora Wiki. [1] https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Policy -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel

Fedora 30 Self-Contained Change proposal: Deprecate Sonatype OSS Parent

2018-12-12 Thread Ben Cotton
://pagure.io/releng/issue/7991 #7991] == User Experience == No change in user experience. Technically, nothing changes; deprecated packages work and behave as before. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing

Fedora 30 System-Wide Change proposal: Remove Obsolete Scriptlets

2018-12-12 Thread Ben Cotton
/Scriptlets/ Packaging Guidelines]. -- Ben Cotton Fedora Program Manager TZ=America/Indiana/Indianapolis ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https

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