The Joomla Project is pleased to announce the availability of Joomla 2.5 RC 1 for download. Version 2.5 is the second release made within the new six-month release cycle that started with the delivery of Joomla 1.6 in January 2011.
There are several goals for this release:
This RC1 version of Joomla 2.5 is not suitable for production sites. It should be used for testing only.