Mon, 08/09/2021 - 16:20 By kstringfield

The OpenAFS Release Team is pleased to announce the availability of OpenAFS version 1.8.8 for UNIX/Linux. Source files can be accessed via the web at:

or via AFS at:

UNIX: /afs/
UNC: \\afs\\software\openafs\1.8.8\

This release brings performance and reliability improvements, improved diagnostics, support for the latest Linux mainline kernel (currently 5.13) and macOS 11.0 "Big Sur" as well as support for recent FreeBSD releases and a number of bug fixes.

For the full list of user visible changes foreseen for 1.8.8, please see:

Bug reports should be filed to

Stephan Wiesand, OpenAFS Release Manager on behalf of the OpenAFS Release Team