Nova/Newton Release Schedule
Nova roughly follows the general release schedule.
- April 18: bug spring cleaning day
- June 2: newton-1, non-priority spec approval freeze
- June 30: non-priority feature freeze
- July 15: newton-2
- July 19-21: Nova Midcycle
- July 28: freeze for python 3 and mox removal work
- Aug 4: priority spec approval freeze
- Abandon newton specs in Gerrit that have not been moved to the ocata directory in the nova-specs repo.
- Aug 22-26: final non-client library release (oslo)
- Sept 2: newton-3, final python-novaclient release, FeatureFreeze, Soft StringFreeze
- Sept 15: RC1 and Hard StringFreeze
- Oct 7, 2016: Newton Release
OpenStack wide tracking of current progress: http://status.openstack.org/release/
Special review days