uced automatically by the build system, after the development process enters the final stages leading up to a *... release. \\ \\ During a release candidate phase, development effort switches gear from exploratory, new featur... e are as many candidate releases as necessary. As development is in "feature freeze" during the candidate phase... stribution and has been extensively tested by the development team and volunteers.\\ \\ A stable release is mad
ports of Doom, Heretic and Hexen have been under development since 1999. The first versions were released in late 1999 and early 2000. Most of the development work has been done by Jaakko Keränen (skyjake).
... evel networking. Since then, a major trend in the development of the engine has been to further unify the code
ports of Doom, Heretic and Hexen have been under development since 1999. The first versions were released in l... ssets and packages]]
* [[devel|General software development topics]]
**Start here:** [[guide|Introduction]]
==== Release notes for 1.9.0-beta1 ======
Development of the Doomsday Engine has continued during the f... rious subsystems like the menu and automap). Thus development has not been at a standstill even though I've bee
rly separated from the games, and to allow future development of the engine without breaking [[game_plugin]]s.
... r this release, as one can expect after a 7 month development period.
===== Upgrading =====
**Do not** insta