Ubuntu Hirsute Hippo Release Schedule
|Week||Date (Thursday)||21.04 events|
|1||October 29||Toolchain Uploaded|
|10||December 31||Ubuntu Testing Week (optional)|
|18||February 25||Feature Freeze, Debian Import Freeze|
|19||March 04||Ubuntu Testing Week (optional)|
|21||March 18||User Interface Freeze|
|22||March 25||Documentation String Freeze|
|23||March 29 (Monday)||Beta Freeze|
|23||April 01||Beta (mandatory)|
|24||April 08||Kernel Freeze, Non Language Pack Translation Deadline|
|25||April 15||Final Freeze, Release Candidate, Language Pack Translation Deadline|
|26||April 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|
|1||October 29||python-3.9 as supported|
|5||November 26||python-3.9 as default|
|12||January 14||golang-1.16 by default|
|15||February 04||glibc 2.33 & gcc-12 as available|
|16||February 11||glib 40 beta/rc (?!)|
|22||March 25||llvm-12 by default|
Ubuntu HH 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|
|21.04 Release||April 22 2021|
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.