Reminder: the Change Submission deadline for System Wide Change is tomorrow (2014-04-08 23:59 UTC).
System Wide Changes
This is essentially an upgrade to the latest Java and OpenJDK version.
notting has question to note: is disconnecting the netlink and audit namespace
truly required, or just merely a choice of what they decided to remove?
Self Contained ChangesAmplab Tachyon discussed at https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/devel/2014-March/197168.html
Amplab-Tachyon is a fault tolerant distributed file system enabling reliable
file sharing at memory-speed across cluster frameworks.
Apache Mesos discussed at https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/devel/2014-March/197180.html
Apache Mesos is a cluster manager for sharing distributed application
frameworks. This change brings Mesos to Fedora, which many have called a
micro-kernel for the data center.
Apache Spark discussed at https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/devel/2014-March/196967.html
Apache Spark is a fast and general engine for large-scale data processing.
This change brings Spark to Fedora, allowing easy deployment and development of Spark applications on Fedora.
Improved Scala Ecosystem Support discussed at https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/devel/2014-March/196964.html
Fedora now supports several essential parts of the Scala language ecosystem as well as building packages with sbt, the de facto build tool for the Scala community.
Scala proposal owners to work to develop packaging guidelines
DNSSEC support for FreeIPA discussed at https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/devel/2014-March/197177.html
FreeIPA with integrated DNS server will support serving of DNSSEC secured
zones and automatic DNSSEC key maintenance.
This first version will have only the very basic functionality with limited
user interface and limited resiliency. Next versions (to be delivered in
Fedora 22 time frame) will improve resiliency and user interface
NFS Ganesha File Server discussed at https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/devel/2014-March/196968.html
NFS Ganesha is a user mode file server that supports NFSv3, NFSv4, and NFSv4.1 including pNFS for distributed filesystems. It uses loadable filesystem driver modules to support its backend filesystems. It also integrates 9P.2000L file service
Rejected ChangesSecurity Policy In The Installer
There are many known tips and tricks how to make a system more secure, often depending on the use case for the system. With the OSCAP Anaconda Addon and the SCAP Security Guide projects, we may allow users choosing a security policy for their newly installed system.
Please consider re-proposing as a kickstart-only change.