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This is the page for Mageia 8 development.
The estimated release dates listed hereafter are only indicative, and are bound to change depending on the progress of fixing release blocker bugs.
|Stage||Estimated date||Public||Released on|
|Alpha 1||13 June||developers, packagers||26 June|
|Beta 1||27 June||developers, packagers|
|Beta 2||11 July||developers, packagers|
|Versions freeze||18 July|
|Release Candidate 1||1 August|
|Release freeze||16 August|
|Release Candidate 2||1 September|
|Final Release||18 September||developers, anyone|