Reading The Tales of Menu, it appears to be a step backward. Using a very outdated stock widget to justify the removal of icons is the worst excuse ever written. Real issue is the API itseft.
While waiting for a bug fix affecting majority of 2-in-1 laptops running on GNOME Wayland session, gnome-shell-extension-screen-autorotate is now available in Fedora repository and EPEL 9 . Give a try on your device Possibly this extension will get added on the incoming Fedora Design Suite 39 as default for the owners of convertible laptops.