This release will span a single quarter (3 months). We will have a 2.5 week freeze of the master branch. During this time, only bug fixes will be committed.

Release Schedule

2013-02-15 Beginning of 1.5 development phase
2013-03-15 Mid-point of development cycle
2013-04-15 Soft feature freeze. Major features should have initial code committed by this date.
2013-05-06 Hard feature freeze. Tag v1.5.0-rc0, only bug fixes committed after this point
2013-05-08 Tag v1.5.0-rc1
2013-05-15 Tag v1.5.0-rc2
2013-05-17 Tag v1.5.0-rc3
2013-05-20 Tag v1.5.0
2013-06-19 Freeze for v1.5.1
2013-06-26 Tag v1.5.1
2013-07-25 Tag v1.5.2 (security release)
2013-08-16 Freeze for v1.5.3
2013-08-21 Tag v1.5.3

Known issues

Targeted Features

See the ChangeLog/1.5 for full details.