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- Document known issues
- Update the `meta title` directive.
- Update the `meta date` directive.
- - Make sure there's an `announce` tag to have an email sent to the
- news mailing list.
- Update the [[support/known_issues]] page:
- Add regressions brought by the new release.
- Remove older known issues that are fixed by the new release.
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+[[!meta date="Tue, 13 March 2018 12:34:56 +0000"]]
+[[!meta title="Tails 3.6 is out"]]
+This release fixes [[many security
+issues|security/Numerous_security_holes_in_3.5]] and users should
+upgrade as soon as possible.
+## New features
+- You can now lock your screen by clicking on the
+ <span class="button">[[!img lib/network-wireless-encrypted.png alt="" class="symbolic" link="no"]]</span>
+ button in the system menu.
+ [[!img doc/first_steps/introduction_to_gnome_and_the_tails_desktop/system.png link=no alt="System menu"]]
+ - If you set up an [[administration password|first_steps/startup_options/administration_password]]
+ when starting Tails, you can unlock your screen with your administration
+ - Otherwise, you can set up a password to unlock your screen when locking your
+ screen for the first time.
+ [[!img doc/first_steps/introduction_to_gnome_and_the_tails_desktop/screen-locker.png alt="Set a password to unlock your screen" link="no"]]
+- We improved a lot the backend of the [[**Additional Software**
+ persistence feature|doc/first_steps/persistence/configure#additional_software]].
+ Your additional software is now:
+ - Installed in the background after the session starts instead of
+ [[blocking the opening of the desktop]].
+ - Always installed even if you are offline.
+ a command line tool to clean metadata and redact PDF files by
+ converting them to PNG images.
+- An error message indicating the name of the graphics card is now
+ displayed when Tails fails to start GNOME.
+## Upgrades and changes
+- The **Tails documentation** launcher on the desktop now opens the
+ documentation on our website if you are online.
+- Install drivers for the [[!wikipedia Video_Acceleration_API]] to
+ improve the display of videos on many graphics cards.
+- Upgrade *Electrum* from 2.7.9 to [3.0.6](https://github.com/spesmilo/electrum/blob/3.0.x/RELEASE-NOTES).
+- Upgrade *Linux* to 4.15.0.
+- Upgrade *Tor* to 0.3.2.10.
+- Upgrade *Thunderbird* [52.6.0](https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/52.6.0/releasenotes/).
+ We also activated the *AppArmor* profile of *Thunderbird* from Debian
+ to [[confine *Thunderbird* for security|contribute/design/application_isolation]].
+- Rewrite some internal scripts from shell scripting to Python, thanks
+ to [GoodCrypto](https://goodcrypto-private-server.sourceforge.io/).
+## Fixed problems
+- Remove the display of debug and error messages when starting.
+ [[!img version_3.5/logs.png link="no"]]
+- Fix the ISO image selection being unavailable in *Tails Installer* in
+ languages other than English. ([[!tails_ticket 15233]])
+ [[!img version_3.5/broken-file-chooser.png link="no"]]
+- Fix *OpenPGP Applet* being unresponsive when decrypting a lot of text.
+ ([[!tails_ticket 6398]])
+For more details, read our [[!tails_gitweb debian/changelog desc="changelog"]].
+# Known issues
+- <span class="application">Enigmail</span> is unable to download
+ OpenPGP keys for new contacts if you have the
+ <span class="guilabel">GnuPG</span> persistence feature activated. You can still download OpenPGP keys
+ using <span class="application">Passwords and Keys</span>.
+ ([[!tails_ticket 15395]])
+- This release is not reproducible, due to various python files in /usr/local
+ having different timestamps. ([[!tails_ticket 15400]])
+See the list of [[long-standing issues|support/known_issues]].
+# Get Tails 3.6
+- To install, follow our [[installation instructions|install]].
+- We do not provide automatic upgrades from older Tails installations for
+ this release, as we've hit an old bug while generating the necessary files
+ ([[!tails_ticket 13426]]). You have to [[upgrade manually|upgrade]].
+- [[Download Tails 3.6.|install/download]]
+# What's coming up?
+Tails 3.7 is [[scheduled|contribute/calendar]] for May 8.
+Have a look at our [[!tails_roadmap]] to see where we are heading to.
+We need your help and there are many ways to [[contribute to
+Tails|contribute]] (<a href="https://tails.boum.org/donate?r=3.6">donating</a> is only one of
+them). Come [[talk to us|about/contact#tails-dev]]!