Rust 1.77.1 pre-release testing

The 1.77.1 pre-release is ready for testing. The release is scheduled for March 28. Release notes can be found here.

You can try it out locally by running:

RUSTUP_DIST_SERVER=https://dev-static.rust-lang.org rustup update stable

The index is https://dev-static.rust-lang.org/dist/2024-03-27/index.html.

The release team is also thinking about changes to our pre-release process: we'd love your feedback on this GitHub issue.

1 Like

The 1.78.0 pre-release testing was not announced. Will 1.79.0 pre-release testing be announced ?

PS: I meant the announcement on The "Inside Rust" Blog...

It's intended, but there seems to be an automation bug:

https://rust-lang.zulipchat.com/#narrow/stream/241545-t-release/topic/1.2E79/near/444003859