2.16.0 Release Status¶
The current tentative release date for 2.16.0 is April 3, 2018
The first item on the list not struck through is in progress.
- Dev Freeze date
March 13, 2018
- Beta Build date.
March 20, 2018
- Prerequisites to building:
Issues blocking release No procedural issues blocking this release (such as merge-forward issues, broken CI env, and similar)
master branch now tracks development for next Y release build system adapted to build from new dev branch test scratch build from beta branch beta is built from release branch
- waiting period (1 week after beta release date) before RC
RC Date: March 27, 2018
- waiting period (1 week after RC release date) before GA
GA Date: April 3, 2018
- verify issues with "verification required" set
The rest of the checklist is conditional on whether or not blockers are found in the beta cycle; this page will be updated as the 2.16.0 release progresses. See the Release Schedule for more details.
If all goes well, and no blocking bugs delay further release stages, this release should become Generally Available April 3, 2018. This page will be updated as progress is made.