Development/Roadmap

Roadmap of Future Releases

This is a tentative roadmap for the next stable releases of Wireshark. For more information on the Wireshark release lifecycle and on past releases see Development/LifeCycle.

Scheduled Releases

Release Expected Date Notes
4.2.6 July 10, 2024 Next maintenance release of the 4.2 branch
4.0.16 July 10, 2024 Next maintenance release of the 4.0 branch
4.2.7 August 28, 2024 Next maintenance release of the 4.2 branch
4.0.17 August 28, 2024 Next maintenance release of the 4.0 branch

Future Release Branches

Major enhancements and other changes which will appear in future releases can be tracked at the following locations:

Wireshark 5.x

Backporting Changes

Significant bug fixes should be backported to all applicable stable branches after they are checked in to the master branch. You can follow development progress using the links below.

Recent changes in the master (development) branch

Recent changes in the 4.2 branch

Recent changes in the 4.0 branch

Recent changes in the 3.6 branch


Imported from https://wiki.wireshark.org/Development/Roadmap on 2020-08-11 23:13:03 UTC