Groovy Gorilla Release Schedule

Ubuntu Groovy Gorilla Release Schedule

Week Date (Thursday) 20.10 events
April 2020
1 April 30 Toolchain Uploaded
May 2020
2 May 07
3 May 14
4 May 21
5 May 28
June 2020
6 June 04
7 June 11
8 June 18
9 June 25
July 2020
10 July 02 Ubuntu Testing Week (optional)
11 July 09
12 July 16
13 July 23
14 July 30
August 2020
15 August 06
16 August 13
17 August 20
18 August 27 Feature Freeze, Debian Import Freeze
September 2020
19 September 03 Ubuntu Testing Week (optional)
20 September 10
21 September 17 User Interface Freeze
22 September 24 Documentation String Freeze
October 2020
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
April 2020
1 April 30
May 2020
2 May 07
3 May 14 Qt 5.14.2 (+/- 1 week)
4 May 21
5 May 28 KDE Plasma 5.19 Beta (+/- 1 week)
June 2020
6 June 04
7 June 11
8 June 18
9 June 25
July 2020
10 July 02
11 July 09 perl 5.32 as default (± 3 week), GNOME 3.37.3
12 July 16
13 July 23 binutils 2.35
14 July 30
August 2020
15 August 06 gcc-10 as default
16 August 13 GNOME 3.37.90 (beta)
17 August 20
18 August 27 glibc-2.32 (± 1 week), GNOME 3.37.91 (beta)
September 2020
19 September 03
20 September 10 GNOME 3.37.92 (rc)
21 September 17 GNOME 3.38.0 (stable)
22 September 24 LLVM 11 as default (± 1 week)
October 2020
23 October 01 golang-1.15 as default (± 1 week)
24 October 08 GNOME 3.38.1 (stable bugfix point release)
25 October 15
26 October 22
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
Feature Freeze n/a n/a
UI Freeze n/a n/a
Doc String Freeze n/a n/a
20.10 Beta
Final Freeze
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.

After Final Beta, all members of the release team are expected to participate in Bug fix reviews in their particular area of expertise.

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