wiki:R1/ReleaseRoadMap

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Work-in-progress document. Please do not repeat this information as final details.

The purpose of this document is to provide a rough guide to R1 Final. Developers are encouraged to comment and make changes as needed.

For an in-depth of tickets, organized by milestone, see : http://dev.haiku-os.org/roadmap

R1 Alpha 1

  • Release Date: September 14, 2009
  • Revision: hrev33109

Purpose

First official release. The main goals was to have Haiku self-hosting and for all known data corruption bugs to be eliminated.

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R1 Alpha 2

  • Release Date: May 10th, 2010
  • Revision: hrev36769

Purpose

To give casual end-users an updated release for proper bug testing. Include incremental features to be tested or utilized.

  • Unencrypted wifi, minimal support for WEP.
  • ACPI enabled by default
  • Native browser, powered by WebKit
  • Localization

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R1 Alpha 3

  • Release Date: June 20th, 2011
  • Revision: hrev42211

Purpose

  • Many bug fixes and changes since Alpha2
  • More translations added
  • IPV6 added
  • Printer Support
  • Improved MediaPlayer and Media Kit
  • 150+ tasks completed as part of Google Code-In
  • Improved Layout Management
  • Stack and Tile added

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R1 Alpha 4 (or Beta 1?)

Purpose

  • Many bug fixes and changes since Alpha3
  • More translations added
  • Stability improvements
  • WPA Wifi encryption support
  • Improved hardware compatibility
  • Native Debugger application
  • BFS fixes, support for large disks up to 63TB
  • Improved POSIX compatibility

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Additional Alphas as needed

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R1 Beta 1

  • Release Date: To Be Determined
  • Revision: To Be Determined

Purpose

Feature freeze. Development energies focused on identify and resolving bugs and instabilities. Possible branching for R1 Beta 1 to immediately follow the tag & release of the last planned R1 Alpha.

  • Package manager: should provide easy upgrade from any beta release to R1 - HaikuDepot
  • Support for ASLR (Address Space Layout Randomization) and DEP (data execution prevention) added
  • Added KeyStore server for securely storing passwords
  • TRIM support (AHCI only, experimental)
  • RAM Disk Driver (experimental)text/html
  • Many drivers, hardware compatibility fixes, FS improvements.
  • gcc 4.7.3
  • SerialConnect
  • Improvements to Terminal, StyledEdit, KeymapSwitcher, and many other applications

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None so far.

R1 Beta 2

  • Release Date: To Be Determined
  • Revision: To Be Determined

Purpose

Feature freeze remains in effect. The release date of Beta 2, should be closer to Beta 1 in relation to the other releases. Possible branching for R1 Beta 2 to immediately follow the tag & release of R1 Beta 1

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None so far.

Additional Betas as needed

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R1 Final

  • Release Date: To Be Determined
  • Revision: To Be Determined

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