The v2023.5 release cycle is scheduled to start in April 2024.

Milestone Date
Start of release cycle 2024-04-01
Soft feature freeze: end of feature proposal and review period 2024-05-01
Soft code freeze/hard feature freeze: end of feature development for this release, only bugfixes allowed 2024-05-08
Release candidate 1 (RC1)/hard code freeze: no new code changes may be made after this date 2024-05-15
RC testing 2024-05-16..05-29
v2023.5 release 2024-05-30

If the release candidate 1 does not successfully pass all required tests, then the issues will be fixed and a new release candidate will be re-tested. This would delay the release, which would be reflected on this page.

See also