GNOME 40 Schedule

This is the development schedule for GNOME 40.

Important information for module maintainers:

Schedule

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September

October

November

January

31

1

2

3

4

5

6

28

29

30

1

2

3

4

26

27

28

29

30

31

1

28

29

30

31

1

2

3

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

21

22

23

24

25

26

27

19

20

21

22

23

24

25

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

18

19

20

21

22

23

24

28

29

30

1

2

3

4

26

27

28

29

30

31

1

23

24

25

26

27

28

29

25

26

27

28

29

30

31

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

30

1

2

3

4

5

6

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

February

March

May

25

26

27

28

29

30

31

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

26

27

28

29

30

1

2

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

24

25

26

27

28

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

22

23

24

25

26

27

28

29

30

31

1

2

3

4

24

25

26

27

28

29

30

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

31

1

2

3

4

5

6

Week

Date

Task

Notes

September

38

Wed 16

GNOME 3.38.0 stable release

October

40

Sat 03

GNOME 3.38.1 stable tarballs due

GNOME 3.36.7 oldstable tarballs due

November

47

Sat 21

GNOME 3.38.2 stable tarballs due

GNOME 3.36.8 oldstable tarballs due

2021

January

1

Sat 09

GNOME 40.alpha newstable tarballs due

GNOME 3.38.3 stable tarballs due

GNOME 3.36.9 oldstable tarballs due

February

6

Sat 13

GNOME 40.beta newstable tarballs due

GNOME 3.38.4 stable tarballs due

GNOME 3.36.10 oldstable tarballs due

The Freeze: UI Freeze: No UI changes may be made without approval from the release-team; Feature Freeze: new functionality is implemented now; API/ABI Freeze for GNOME 40: Developer APIs should be frozen at this point; String Change Announcement Period: All string changes must be announced to gnome-i18n@.
New APIs must be fully documented
Writing of release notes begins
End of life for GNOME 3.36. This will be the final update to the 3.36 runtime.

8

Sat 27

String Freeze: no string changes may be made without approval from the i18n team (gnome-i18n@).

March

10

Sat 13

GNOME 40.rc newstable tarballs due

Hard Code Freeze: no source code changes can be made without approval from the release-team. Translation and documentation can continue.

11

Wed 17

Soft translation deadline: translations committed after this point may be too late to be included; maintainers should not release until after this day.

Sat 20

GNOME 40.0 newstable tarballs due

GNOME 3.38.5 stable tarballs due

Hard Code Freeze ends, but other freezes remain in effect for the stable branch.

12

Wed 24

GNOME 40.0 newstable release

May

17

Sat 01

GNOME 40.1 newstable tarballs due

GNOME 3.38.6 stable tarballs due

Forty (last edited 2020-10-05 15:30:47 by MichaelCatanzaro)