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A third and final release candidate has been issued today by X.Org in the X11R72 branch. While X11R72 final was supposed to be out towards the end of November, it has now slipped to December 11. The changes in X.Org 7.2 RC3 are minimal. Updated since X.Org 7.2 RC2 is XCB, libX11, libXfont, libpthread-stubs, rendercheck, sessreg, twm, util-macros, xdm, xfs, xf86-video-i128, xf86-video-mga, xf86-video-nv, xf86-video-s3, xf86-video-sis, xf86-video-tdfx, xf86-video-vesa, and xorg-server. This release candidate can be found on the mailing list.