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title: 'Alpine 3.16.0 released'
date: 2022-05-23
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Alpine Linux 3.16.0 Released
============================
We are pleased to announce the release of Alpine Linux 3.16.0, the first in
the v3.16 stable series.
<a name="highlights">Highlights</a>
----------
* Various improvements in the setup scripts:
- Better support for nvme
- Adminitrator user creation
- Possibility to add ssh keys
- New setup-desktop script for easy install of desktop environment
* llvm [13](https://releases.llvm.org/13.0.0/docs/ReleaseNotes.html)
* nodejs-current [18.2](https://nodejs.org/en/blog/release/v18.2.0/)
* ruby [3.1](https://www.ruby-lang.org/en/news/2021/12/25/ruby-3-1-0-released/)
* rust [1.60](https://blog.rust-lang.org/2022/04/07/Rust-1.60.0.html)
* GNOME [42](https://release.gnome.org/42/)
* KDE Plasma 5.24 / KDE Applications 22.04 / Plasma Mobile Gear 22.04
* Python 3.10 (https://www.python.org/downloads/release/python-3100/)
* R 4.2
* Xen 4.16.1
<a name="significant_changes">Significant changes</a>
-------------------
* `sudo` moved to community repository, which means that only latest stable release branch will
get security updates in the future. Suggested replacement is `doas` or `doas-sudo-shim`.
<a name="upgrade_notes">Upgrade notes</a>
-------------
* As always, make sure to use `apk upgrade --available` when switching between
major versions.
<a name="deprecation_notes">Deprecation notes</a>
-----------------
* `php7` was removed.
<a name="changes">Changes</a>
-------
The full list of changes can be found in the [wiki][8], [git log][9] and [bug tracker][10].
<a name="credits">Credits</a>
-------
Thanks to everyone sending in patches, bug reports, new and updated aports,
and to everyone helping with writing documentation, maintaining the
infrastructure, or has contributed in any other way!
Thanks to [GIGABYTE][1], [Linode][2], [Fastly][3], [IBM][4], [Equinix Metal][5],
[vpsFree][6] and [RapidSwitch][7] for providing us with hardware and
hosting.
[1]: http://b2b.gigabyte.com/
[2]: https://linode.com
[3]: https://www.fastly.com/
[4]: https://ibm.com/
[5]: https://www.equinix.com/
[6]: https://vpsfree.org
[7]: https://www.rapidswitch.com/
[8]: https://wiki.alpinelinux.org/wiki/Release_Notes_for_Alpine_3.16.0
[9]: https://git.alpinelinux.org/cgit/aports/log/?h=v3.16.0
[10]: https://gitlab.alpinelinux.org/alpine/aports/issues?scope=all&utf8=%E2%9C%93&state=closed&milestone_title=3.16.0
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