Drupal 8.1.0 RC1 available for testing
First release - the candidate for the upcoming release of Drupal 8.1.0 available for testing. the Developers in Drupal 8, we made serious changes in the process of releasing, accepting semantic control versions. Drupal 8.1.0 will be released April 20. 8.1.x includes in experimental user interface for migration from Drupal 6 and 7 module BigPipe to increase the perceived operation of the site and much more already made in the first two beta releases.
Drupal 8 for site owners
Final Bugfix release 8.0.x receives no further releases following 8.1.0 and the sites should prepare a upgrade from 8.0.x to 8.1.x to to continue to receive bug and security fixes. Use update . PHP to update 8.0.x sites series 8.1.x, as well. Recall that the 8.0 version was quite "raw" and among the developers were not recognized many of whom stayed on the 7th version, now this update should fix it.
module and theme authors
Drupal 8.1.x is backward compatible with 8.0.x. it includes internal API changes and API changes in experimental modules so some minor updates may be required.
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All outstanding issues , filed against 8.0.x are automatically migrated to 8.1.after a final x 8.0 implemented.x the patch.
as a result, the Drupal 8.1.x needs to be approved finally in the eighth line version and become.Published - 08.04.2016