Django 5.0 released

Posted by Natalia Bidart on December 4, 2023

The Django team is happy to announce the release of Django 5.0.

The release notes cover a deluge of exciting new features in detail, but a few highlights are:

You can get Django 5.0 from our downloads page or from the Python Package Index. The PGP key ID used for this release is Natalia Bidart: 2EE82A8D9470983E.

With the release of Django 5.0, Django 4.2 has reached the end of mainstream support. The final minor bug fix release, 4.2.8, was issued today. Django 4.2 is an LTS release and will receive security and data loss fixes until April 2026. All users are encouraged to upgrade before then to continue receiving fixes for security issues.

Django 4.1 has reached the end of extended support. The final security release (4.1.13) was issued on November 1st. All Django 4.1 users are encouraged to upgrade to Django 4.2 or later.

See the downloads page for a table of supported versions and the future release schedule.

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