5.0 / Gutenberg Status Update — Nov 20

Current open PRs for review: 4 in 4.5 Milestone (-42)
Current open issues milestoned RC: 49 (-12)
Current open issues milestoned 5.0.0: 13 (-1)
Current open issues milestoned 5.0.1: 10 (+3)
Current open issues milestoned 5.0.x (fast follow): 74 (+6)
Current beta: Beta 5, released Thursday.
Current plugin: 4.4, released Thursday.
Next release: 5.0 RC, to be released later today.

As previously noted, we missed yesterday’s date by a small margin, as we had a few remaining items in 4.5. Now 4.5 is soon to be ready to release, and we’ll be able to proceed with 5.0 RC.

Note: this is a daily update on progress towards WordPress 5.0, as outlined in this post. This status update is also shared in the #core-editor channel in Slack.

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