Bug Fixes for Scala 2.8.1 RC1
Approximately two weeks until final 2.8.1 release.
Scala 2.8.1 RC1 is out now.
This is a maintenance release that addresses several bugs, and is designed to be fully binary compatible with the existing version 2.8.0. The Scala team will wait approximately two weeks before they issue their final release, and encourage developers and testers to report any problems they encounter with the Release Candidate.
A list of the bugs fixed is available at the release announcement.