Latest upstream release: 2.9.0
Current version in Fedora Rawhide and 17: fontconfig-2.8.0-5.fc17
Please update the fontconfig package with latest upstream release in Fedora.
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database. Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
That is too late to push for f17 according to https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Package_update_acceptance_criteria. anyway, 2.9.0 is available on rawhide now. so closing.