Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish) Is Now in Final Freeze, Launches October 18

Canonical announced today that the upcoming Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish) operating system is now officially in the Final Freeze development stage, which is the last step before the final release.

With just one week left until the final release, Ubuntu 18.10, dubbed Cosmic Cuttlefish, has reached the final step in its development cycle, Final Freeze. This means that from this point until the final release only critical bugs that affect the ISO images or installers are admitted in the archives.

Of course, the Ubuntu engineers would need community’s help to test the ISO images before they hit the stable channels, so they are working on releasing the Release Candidate (RC) images in the coming days on the official ISO tracker for Ubuntu and probably all other official flavors.

“As of nowish, cosmic has entered the Final Freeze period in preparation for the final release of Ubuntu 18.10 next week,” said Adam Conrad in a read more)

Source: Softpedia