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Bug 1960295 - CompilerPolicy Change
Summary: CompilerPolicy Change
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Changes Tracking
Version: 35
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
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Assignee: Tom Stellard
QA Contact:
Depends On:
Blocks: F35Changes
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2021-05-13 14:45 UTC by Ben Cotton
Modified: 2021-11-02 17:34 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2021-11-02 16:02:52 UTC
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Description Ben Cotton 2021-05-13 14:45:44 UTC
This is a tracking bug for Change: CompilerPolicy Change
For more details, see:

Fedora has historically forced packages to build with GCC unless the upstream project for the package only supported Clang/LLVM.  This change proposal replaces that policy with one where, given a good technical reason, a packager may:

If you encounter a bug related to this Change, please do not comment here. Instead create a new bug and set it to block this bug.

Comment 1 Ben Cotton 2021-08-10 12:32:42 UTC
Today is the "Code complete (testable)" deadline in the Fedora Linux 35 release schedule:

If this Change is complete enough to be tested, please indicate this by setting this bug to the MODIFIED status. (If it is 100% complete, you can set it to ON_QA).

If you wish to defer this Change to Fedora Linux 36, please needinfo bcotton.

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