ROOT Development release 5.27/06

We are pleased to announce the development release of ROOT version 5.27/06. For the list of improvements, see the release notes and additional information at

This release includes some improvements in the IO speed and a long list of tiny fixes/protections suggested by a great tool Coverity.

Our next release (pro release) 5.28 is scheduled for December 15 and it will include more improvements in the IO speed and more fixes/protections suggested by Coverity.

Rene Brun on behalf of the ROOT team.