CmdrTaco from the stuff-to-download dept.
Sam Vilain writes "Just announced on the GNOME mailing list is GNOME 0.99.8, the "Still Conspicuously Skillful Cow" release. Check out This page for a list of ways to get it and for ftp mirror sites etc. Miguel has obviously been taking lessons from Linus about pre-releases. "
One possible reason that things aren't going according to plan
is that there never was a plan in the first place.