Paul Donnelly from Microsoft has kindly given us a few words on Windows Vista going Gold:
I'm excited to announce that we have completed final testing and this
morning declared build 6000.16386 as Microsoft Windows Vista. The feedback
and collective voice of this community has helped shaped this version of
Windows like no other. We would like to extend our thanks to all of you
for your help is building the highest quality, most secure, most reliable
version of Windows yet!