The snapd roadmap

Gustavo Niemeyer

Gustavo Niemeyer

on 6 September 2017

This article originally appeared at snapcraft forums


:white_check_mark: snapd 2.27 (topic1)

snapd 2.28

:white_check_mark: Improved configuration get output (topic)
:white_check_mark: Internal xdg-open implementation (topic3)
:white_check_mark: Refresh hook support (topic)
:white_check_mark: Lazy registrations on classic (topic3)
:white_check_mark: Service control on snap command (start/stop/etc) (topic3)


:white_check_mark: beta Sep 4th
:white_medium_square: candidate Sep 25th
:white_medium_square: stable Oct 2nd

snapd 2.29

:gear: Service control on snapctl (start/stop/etc) (topic5)
:gear: Polkit-based authorizations (topic4)
:white_medium_square: Fix classic flag on reverts (topic1)


:white_medium_square: beta Oct 2nd
:white_medium_square: candidate Oct 23rd
:white_medium_square: stable Oct 30th


:gear: Base snaps (topic5)
:gear: Layouts (curstom mount points) (topic2)
:gear: Epochs (stepped upgrades) (topic1)
:gear: Repairs (emergency fixes) (topic1)
:gear: Command-not-found support (topic?)
:gear: Interface hooks (topic1)
:white_medium_square: Monthly refresh scheduling (topic2)
:white_medium_square: Timer services (topic1)
:white_medium_square: Desktop theme support (topic3)
:white_medium_square: Snapshots (topic)
:white_medium_square: Multi-user/group support (topic1)
:white_medium_square: Fix snapd restart on reverts (topic)
:white_medium_square: Support devmode refreshes (topic)
:white_medium_square: Interface for locking screen (topic)
:white_medium_square: Support for wayland sockets (topic)
:white_medium_square: Service survival across refreshes (topic)
:white_medium_square: Interfaces in classic snaps (topic)

(other upcoming3 topics)


:white_medium_square: Install snap multiple times
:white_medium_square: Health checks
:white_medium_square: Entitlements

Ubuntu desktop

Learn how the Ubuntu desktop operating system powers millions of PCs and laptops around the world.

Sign up for email updates

Choose the topics you're interested in


Related posts

Ubuntu Server development summary – 20 March 2018

Hello Ubuntu Server The purpose of this communication is to provide a status update and highlights for any interesting subjects from the Ubuntu Server Team. If you would like to reach the server team, you can find us at the #ubuntu-server…

LXD weekly status #39

Introduction The focus for this week was on CEPH and LXD clustering, trying to get the last few remaining pieces to work together properly. We’ve tagged a couple more betas as we went through that. We’ve also spent a good chunk of time…

Firefox Quantum snap now available on Linux-based devices

London, UK, 19 March 2018: Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, today announced that Mozilla has launched a Firefox snap bringing their latest Quantum browser to multiple Linux distributions, including Ubuntu. Developed by Canonical,…