Good release, at last kernel 2.6.30 support, though 2.6.31 is about to be released. But hopefully 9.9 will have support for it because Ubuntu will be almost close to release by then. Still the leaked 64bit driver I was using was not from 9.8 maybe it was 9.9 or 9.10 beta.
No announcement yet.
AMD Catalyst 9.8 Delivers New Kernel Support