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Here is the schedule for release. At 1200 UTC Wednesday April 28th,
releng is going to flip the switch that makes the release become
visible. Five hours later, we can release the press release to all of
the major newssites. Swift did that last time, so if he wants to do it
again, it is ok with me :) Unless you hear from me directly, this
schedule is not going to change (pray OSU does not burn down or
April 28th, 1200 UTC: release goes live on mirrors
April 28th, 5000 UTC: press release goes out
I have attached the final press release.
Gentoo Linux Developer
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For immediate release:
Gentoo Linux announces Gentoo Linux 2004.1
The Gentoo Linux Release Engineering team is proud to announce the release
of Gentoo Linux 2004.1. Please consult our mirror index  for download
locations and the Gentoo Linux Installation Handbook  for detailed installation
instructions. Support for Gentoo Linux 2004.1 can be found through our
user community by way of the Gentoo Forums , IRC , and various
community mailing-lists . Release notes for each architecture
can be found linked from the Gentoo Linux Release Engineering project page
Gentoo Linux 2004.1 highlights many bugfixes that enhance the usability
and quality of all the release components. Much work has been done to improve
the overall quality of the release, such as providing GPG signatures for security
and online listings of what files are included in the installation stages,
PackageCDs, and LiveCDs for each architecture. Additionally, Catalyst v1.0.7 ,
the Gentoo Linux release meta-tool, has undergone numerous improvements that have
solidified its codebase.
Pre-packaged Gentoo Linux CD sets as well as well as an easy to use donation
system are available through the Gentoo Linux store .
For more information, please contact the Gentoo Linux Release Engineering team
at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you for choosing Gentoo Linux!
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