GNOME 2.20.2 released
Posted on: 11/29/2007 01:08 PM

GNOME 2.20.2 has been released:

This is the second update to GNOME 2.20.0. The update fixes all known and unknown bugs and crashers.

The next and last stable release for 2.20 branch will be 2.20.3. The tarballs for that release need to be delivered to our lovely window before January 7 2008 23:59 UTC.

Please test this as much as you can and file bugs in if you want them fixed in the next stable release.

To compile GNOME 2.20.2, you can use GARNOME (, which supports users and has additional/different modules available), or the jhbuild ( modulesets (which use the exact tarball versions from the official release) available at:

The release notes that describe the changes between 2.20.1 and 2.20.2 are available. Go read them to learn all the goodness of this release:

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The GNOME 2.20.2 release is available here:

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This release is a highly stable. Crashers should not be reported as these only occur during the planned crash time.

To read the GNOME 2.20 release notes, wait no longer and click on For more information about 2.21, lookie here: or take a look at the abbreviated schedule reminder page at

We hope you'll love it,

The GNOME Release Team

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