FreeBSD 13.1-RELEASE のスケジュールが出た2022年02月02日 09時49分22秒

FreeBSD 13.1-RELEASE のスケジュールが出た。FreeBSD 12.3-RELEASE が昨年の年末に出たので、そろそろ 13.1-RELEASE の予定が出る頃ではと思っていたところ。
Action Expected Actual Description

Initial release schedule announcement


1 February 2022

Release Engineers send announcement email to developers with a rough schedule.

Release schedule reminder

12 February 2022


Release Engineers send reminder announcement e-mail to developers with updated schedule.

Code slush begins

24 February 2022


Release Engineers announce that all further commits to the stable/13 branch will not require explicit approval, however new features should be avoided.

releng/13.1 branch

10 March 2022


releng/13.1 branch created; future release engineering proceeds on this branch.

BETA1 builds begin

10 March 2022


First beta test snapshot.

BETA2 builds begin

17 March 2022


Second beta test snapshot.

BETA3 builds begin*

24 March 2022


Third beta test snapshot.

RC1 builds begin

31 March 2022


First release candidate.

RC2 builds begin

7 April 2022


Second release candidate.

RC3 builds begin*

14 April 2022


Third release candidate.

RELEASE builds begin

21 April 2022


13.1-RELEASE builds begin.

RELEASE announcement

26 April 2022


13.1-RELEASE press release.

Turn over to the secteam



releng/13.1 branch is handed over to the FreeBSD Security Officer Team in one or two weeks after the announcement.

次回。 リリースは四月の末なので、二ヵ月で準備するらしい。