|2016-09-02||Beginning of development phase|
|2016-11-01||Soft feature freeze. Only bug fixes after this point.|
|2016-11-15||Hard feature freeze. Tag rc0|
||Tag rc4 if necessary, otherwise release|
|2016-12-20||Release if rc4 was necessary|
|2017-03-27||Freeze for 2.8.1|
Please list all patch series or bugs which need to be fixed for the release here. That way I can be sure I don't miss any when I'm rolling release candidates.
- vhost is broken and causes errors in kvm_mem_ioeventfd_add.
Issues that will not be fixed
See the ChangeLog/2.8 for full details.