Just as planned, X Server 1.7.2 was released this morning to encompass all of the bug-fixes that have went into the X Server 1.7 branch over the past five weeks. The X Server 1.7.2 release message can be read on xorg-announce
. Peter Hutterer is planning for an X Server 1.7.3 release in five weeks.
The next major X Server release will be version 1.8 that is currently scheduled for release in late March.