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Each release of Fedora is maintained as laid out in the maintenance schedule. At the conclusion of the maintenance period, a Fedora release enters end of life status. This procedure describes the tasks necessary to move a release to that status.


Set date

  • FESCo responsibility
    • Should follow guidelines of maintenance schedule
    • Take into account any infrastructure or other supporting project resource contention

Reminder announcement

  • from FESCo chair to f-devel-announce, f-announce-l, including
    • date of last update push (if needed)
    • date of actual EOL

Koji tasks

Bodhi tasks

QA tasks

  • Bugzilla?

Docs tasks

  • any?

Final announcement

  • from FPL to f-announce-l
    • on EOL date if at all possible
    • link to previous reminder announcement



  • Resource contention in infrastructure, such as outages
  • Extenuating circumstances for specific planned updates, if any
  • other?