The development of OpenBSD 5.6 is now relatively complete, as the Beta testing phase has begun
. Most of the features expected we can expect with 5.6 have been implemented. This is our opportunity to improve the quality of the next release!
For -current users:
- review the Following -current FAQ.
- Upgrade to a new snapshot (recommended) or build on -current from -current sources
- Be sure to report bugs formally with chmod(2) or informally with Email to misc@.
For more on OpenBSD's development cycle, see FAQ 5.1
For a deep dive into the process, see Theo de Raadt's 2009 AsiaBSDCon presentation: The OpenBSD Release Process: A Suucess Story