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openSUSE 13.2 Schedule
openSUSE 13.2 exceptionally has a longer release cycle of 12 months. Thus, it will be released in November 2014. This allows to work on tooling and infrastructure.
2014-03-19: Milestone 0
- Get current snapshot of Factory
- 2014-09-18: 13.2 Beta coolos timeline
- 2014-10-09: 13.2 RC1
- 2014-10-30: 13.2 GM
- 2014-11-04: 13.2 release
openSUSE 13.1 Schedule
2013-05-16: Milestone 1
2013-06-13: Milestone 2
2013-07-11: Milestone 3
2013-08-08: Milestone 4
2013-09-19: Beta 1
Checkin Deadline for packages is Friday afternoon (UTC) before the Milestone. Deadline for all other packages is Monday afternoon before the Milestone.
- 2013-07-19: Toolchain Freeze (autoconf, automake, gcc, binutils etc)
- 2013-08-08: M4 => Base System Freeze
- All features should be in, from here on only bug fixes allowed
- All changes need to be justified, e.g. by referencing explanations in bug tracking systems
- Kernel should be close to the final Version, ie only patch level updates from here on
- The major desktops (KDE, GNOME) should be at least at RC level of the expected final version
- Installation workflow is feature frozen
- Feature and version freeze for the base system (X11 and below)
- 2013-09-19: Beta 1 => Full Feature Freeze
- only major and critical bug fixes allowed
- Text freeze for translations
- Feature and version freeze for the complete DVD (patchlevel updates of leaf packages possible until RC1+)
- 2013-10-01: Start of Maintenance
- Distro is branched in OBS
- Maintenance accepts 13.1 updates, Factory packages do not end up in 13.1 automatically anymore
- Factory unfrozen
- Licenses are frozen, the split between 13.1 and 13.1:NonFree is settled
- 2013-10-30: Translations finished
- Design and integration ideas are at Goals 13.1.
- Features: https://features.opensuse.org/statistic/product/opensuse_131
The openSUSE distribution is usually released every 8 months.
The currently planned dates for release is:
- openSUSE 13.2: November 2014
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