[Devel] New Apertis 17.09 stable release available

Emanuele Aina emanuele.aina at collabora.com
Thu Sep 28 12:02:05 BST 2017

Hello everyone,
  the new Apertis 17.09 stable release is now available!

You can find the full release notes at

Some highlights from this release:

* Application framework running in containers

The application framework shipped with Apertis no longer depends on
privileged Btrfs operations, making it suitable to be used in
containers as well.

* Platform guide

A new guide explains what the Apertis platform is, what it offers and
what are the benefits of its approach:


* Release branching improvements

To make the release process as quick and reliable as possible, the
branching process has been defined more clearly and it is now largely

* Inter-domain communications

The inter-domain communications design now has some provisions for
sharing large amount of static data as bulk transfers, such as firmware
updates or map data for offline navigation. 

The full release notes contain more details about all the work that has
landed in this release:

Images are already available for download at

Thanks to everyone who contributed!

Emanuele Aina

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