RSN 24 - Deprecation announcement for Ubuntu 18.04 in v22.12

Author RAPIDS Ops

In Progress

Topic Platform Support Change
RAPIDS Version v22.12+
Created 21 November 2022
Updated N/A


Ubuntu 18.04 will be deprecated in our upcoming release of v22.12 scheduled for December 2022. After the v22.12 release, users should expect that support for Ubuntu 18.04 may be dropped at any point.


Users should consider switching to any of the following supported operating systems for any rapidsai/rapidsai image:

  • Ubuntu 20.04
  • Ubuntu 22.04 (support targeted for RAPIDS 23.02 – see RSN 25)
  • CentOS 7
  • Rocky Linux 8