This release will use R-3.4.0 (“You Stupid Darkness”).
Packages for deprecation identified and announced.
Start building/checking workflows in R devel.
Deadline for new package submissions.
.db0 packages available for developers.
Maintainers update package NEWS files. Latest NEWS will be collated and included in release announcement.
Deadline for packages passing ‘‘R CMD build’’ and ‘‘R CMD check’’ without error.
Deadline for workflows to build successfully.
Deadline for packages passing ‘‘R CMD build’’ and ‘‘R CMD check’’ without warning. Some warnings will be accepted, clarification on the bioc-devel mailing list.
Bioconductor release candidate. Package maintainers should limit changes to “show-stopper” bugs and documentation improvements.
Packages ‘deprecated’ in Bioconductor 3.4 are marked as ‘defunct’ and removed from the nightly builds for Bioconductor 3.5. See End of Life for details.
Creation of the BioC 3.5 release branch. Development can resume on trunk, but changes there will not be part of the release.
Build final release repositories.
Test install scripts, GUI installation.
Build AMIs for release and devel
Build Dockers for release and devel
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