This is the fourth “candidate release” of Docbook 5.0.
Last month we achieved our “feature freeze” milestone. We incorporated the following fixes and enhancements into DocBook V5.0CR4:
Fixed RFE 1708032: Pattern naming inconsistency; changed
Fixed RFE 1700154: Added
Fixed RFE 1705596: Aded
<varname>) to the content model of
Fixed RFE 1689228: Fixed typo in Schematron assertion.
Please report any bugs that you find.
I also updated DocBook 5.0: The Definitive Guide to reflect these changes.
The next stop, possibly as early as June, is the 5.0 official release. You know all that testing you've been planning to do? Now's the time!