Feature Freeze this Thursday

Steve Langasek steve.langasek at ubuntu.com
Wed Aug 27 08:13:17 BST 2008

Dear Developers,

This is a short, but pointed, reminder that Feature Freeze is scheduled for
this Thursday, August 28.

This means that all of your Intrepid-targeted specs should be either at Beta
Available or Postponed by the end of day on Wednesday.  Please make sure to
update the status of your specs.  You should check that packages you care
about are at a version suitable for release.

Requests for freeze exceptions for main should be filed as bugs in
Launchpad against the relevant package (or just "Ubuntu" if the
package is not available yet). Once the bug is filed and the necessary
information is available, please subscribe the ubuntu-release team.

For universe, the motu-release team will approve new packages and upstream
version freeze exceptions between now and the Beta.

Please see this wiki page for full details:


Steve Langasek
On behalf of the Ubuntu release team

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