Maintenance and release schedule

You can find the detailed schedule for major and maintenance releases at: detailed schedule.

Major releases

Major releases are typically scheduled once every 4 months with the first 10 weeks being the development phase followed by freeze phase with four beta release, two RCs and one final each one with an interval of 1 week. Specific dates for each release can be found on detailed schedule.

Major releases are planned to be actively maintained for at least 8 months after their release. For long term support options check out the Nextcloud Subscription offered by Nextcloud GmbH.

Maintenance releases

Maintenance releases are scheduled in a 4 week cycle with one week before the release date having the freeze and RC 1.

Critical changes

You can find important documentation for app developers here: Each document lists a link to the breaking changes of the corresponding release.