I've been spying on the d-i team, and I note they've sent the package
off to the build q. They've not decided whether this is a new beta or
the first rc.
If you have a machine you want to install Debian on, or one you _can_
install on, this is a really good time to do it.
While you're waiting for it to get through the build q, (at least) those
using any kind of IA32 can try with the daily builds.
You can find out about the new installer at
For latest builds:
Tourist pics http://portgeographe.environmentaldisasters.cds.merseine.nu/