The release candidate for HSQLDB 2.0.1 is now available. Please use this release and report any issues. The GA release will be available within 2 weeks. Since the release of HSQLDB 2.0.0 in June, the software has been downloaded and tested by thousands of developers. Bugs have been reported and fixed. Many enhancements have also been made to Java and SQL stored procedure and function support, and to other areas. A new Hibernate dialect has been developed and is now included in latest Hibernate releases.