Soft Feature Freeze starts NOW for edk2-stable202108
We enter into Soft Feature Freeze phase for edk2-stable202108. The tag edk2-stable202108-rc0 (d02dbb53cd78de799e6afaa237e98771fb5148db) has been created.
In this phase, the feature under review will not be allowed to be pushed. The feature passed review can still be merged. The patch review can continue without break in edk2 community. If the patch is sent before Soft Feature Freeze, and plans to catch this stable tag, the patch contributor need reply to his patch and notify edk2 community. If the patch is sent after Soft Feature Freeze, and plans to catch this stable tag, please add edk2-stable202108 key words in the patch title and BZ, so the community know this patch target and give the feedback.
Below is Proposed Schedule for edk2-stable202108 tag https://github.com/tianocore/tianocore.github.io/wiki/EDK-II-Release-Planning
Date (00:00:00 UTC-8) Description
2021-05-28 Beginning of development
2021-08-09 Soft Feature Freeze
2021-08-13 Hard Feature Freeze