Release Schedule

A new minor release for the deno cli is released every month, on the second Tuesday of the month.

There are usually two or three patch releases (done weekly) after a minor releases; after that a merge window for new features opens for the upcoming minor release.

The release dates for the upcoming minor releases are:

  • 1.17.0: December 21, 2021
  • 1.18.0: January 18, 2022
  • 1.19.0: February 15, 2022

Stable releases can be found on the GitHub releases page.

Canary channel

In addition to the stable channel described above, canaries are released multiple times daily (for each commit on main). You can upgrade to the latest canary release by running:

deno upgrade --canary

To update to a specific canary, pass the commit hash in the --version option:

deno upgrade --canary --version=973af61d8bb03c1709f61e456581d58386ed4952

To switch back to the stable channel, run deno upgrade.

Canaries can be downloaded from https://dl.deno.land.