Updated: Comment #10
There are some big features and fixes in dev version that would be nice to have an official release for. There are also some issues that need to get fixed before an official release can be made. You can help by reviewing patches on these issues!
Original report by @andrewmacpherson
Are we ready for 7.x2.3 and 6.x-2.5 releases?
Assuming a site-builder has downloaded the latest (non-dev) releases of wysiwyg.module and CKeditor, then the "CKEditor not detected" message is a big confusing WTF moment.