# 0.20.0 Released

elasticsearch version 0.20.0 is out. This is the GA release of the 0.20.x branch. You can download it here. The release mainly include bug fixes over the previous 0.20.0.RC1 release.

Update: 0.20.1 released to fix a bug when downloading plugins, please make sure to use it when using plugins.

This version also deprecates the snappy compression option (see more here), and the Shared Gateway (more info here).