Bitcoin Core 27.1rc1 is now available

Binaries for Bitcoin Core version v27.1rc1 are available from:

Source code can be found in git under the signed tag

This is a release candidate for a new minor version release.

Preliminary release notes for the release can be found here:

Release candidates are test versions for releases. When no critical problems are found, this release candidate will be tagged as v27.1.

Please test! If you run into issues, please report them to Issues · bitcoin/bitcoin · GitHub.

I’ll keep this thread updated with further release candidates (if any).