Ubuntu Groovy Gorilla Release Schedule
|Week||Date (Thursday)||20.10 events|
|1||April 30||Toolchain Uploaded|
|10||July 02||Ubuntu Testing Week (optional)|
|18||August 27||Feature Freeze, Debian Import Freeze|
|19||September 03||Ubuntu Testing Week (optional)|
|21||September 17||User Interface Freeze|
|22||September 24||Documentation String Freeze|
|23||October 01||Beta Freeze (Monday), Beta (mandatory)|
|24||October 08||Kernel Freeze, Non Language Pack Translation Deadline|
|25||October 15||Final Freeze, Release Candidate, Language Pack Translation Deadline|
|26||October 22||Final Release|
Planned and potentially disruptive archive-wide activities
If you’re planning a change that might have a disruptive effect on the archive - e.g. transitions or switches of important defaults (such as compiler versions) - list it here.
|Week||Date (Thursday)||Planned activity|
|3||May 14||Qt 5.14.2 (+/- 1 week)|
|5||May 28||KDE Plasma 5.19 Beta (+/- 1 week)|
|16||August 13||GNOME 3.37.90 (beta)|
|20||September 10||GNOME 3.37.92 (rc)|
|21||September 17||GNOME 3.38.0 (stable)|
|24||October 08||GNOME 3.38.1 (stable bugfix point release)|
|1||October 29||python3.9 as supported (HH opening)|
Ubuntu Groovy Gorilla Release Task Signup Sheet
This signup sheet is to be used for planning release milestone tasks.
The Alpha and Beta 1 milestones have been replaced with Testing Weeks, which are organized ad hoc at this point.
|Milestone||Date||Image (Nusakan) Engineering||Checklist Tracking||Announcement Email|
|Doc String Freeze||n/a||n/a|
|20.10 Release||October 22 2020|
When the archive is frozen, all members of the release team are expected to participate in bug fix reviews.
After Feature Freeze, all members of the release team are expected to participate in Feature Freeze Exception reviews in their particular area of expertise.