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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||3 August|
|Beta 2||14 - 20 December||developers, packagers||12 December|
|Versions freeze||4 January 2021||developers, packagers||4 January 2021|
|Release Candidate 1||26 - 31 January 2021||QA, packagers, ISO builder||5 February|
|Release freeze||31 January 2021||QA, packagers, ISO builder|
|Final Release||February 2021||anyone|