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Reduction in size of the Fedora Base container image by dropping packages that are not needed in most of the common cases that will be gathered and defined in the process.
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Reduction in size of the Fedora Base container image by dropping packages that are not needed for the core function of the base image. Those base functionalities will be gathered and defined in the process.
  
 
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Fedora Base Container Image Minimization

Summary

Reduction in size of the Fedora Base container image by dropping packages that are not needed for the core function of the base image. Those base functionalities will be gathered and defined in the process.

Owner

Current status

  • Targeted release: Fedora 34
  • Last updated: 2020-10-30
  • FESCo issue: <will be assigned by the Wrangler>
  • Tracker bug: <will be assigned by the Wrangler>
  • Release notes tracker: <will be assigned by the Wrangler>

Feedback

Please provide your use and use cases in [the Container-SIG issue https://pagure.io/ContainerSIG/container-sig/issue/47] or on the Fedora devel ML.

Benefit to Fedora

Scope

  • Proposal owners:
  • Other developers: Possibly fix/update their dependency requirements.
  • Release engineering: TBD #Releng issue number (a check of an impact with Release Engineering is needed)
  • Policies and guidelines: TBD, but most probably not needed. (not a System Wide Change)
  • Trademark approval: N/A (not needed for this Change)
  • Alignment with Objectives:

Upgrade/compatibility impact

There should be no impact, breakage.

How To Test

N/A (not a System Wide Change)

User Experience

Dependencies

N/A (not a System Wide Change)

Contingency Plan

  • Contingency mechanism: (What to do? Who will do it?) N/A (not a System Wide Change)
  • Contingency deadline: N/A (not a System Wide Change)
  • Blocks release? N/A (not a System Wide Change), Yes/No
  • Blocks product? product

Documentation

N/A (not a System Wide Change)

Release Notes