7.9.7 commit
diff --git a/CHANGES b/CHANGES
index 132cd80..e29f167 100644
--- a/CHANGES
+++ b/CHANGES
@@ -6,6 +6,8 @@
 
                                History of Changes
 
+Version 7.9.7
+
 Daniel (10 May 2002)
 - Kevin Roth adjusted the --trace-ascii output slightly.
 
diff --git a/include/curl/curl.h b/include/curl/curl.h
index 5ca5087..237b24b 100644
--- a/include/curl/curl.h
+++ b/include/curl/curl.h
@@ -684,7 +684,7 @@
 void curl_global_cleanup(void);
 
 /* This is the version number */
-#define LIBCURL_VERSION "7.9.7-pre2"
+#define LIBCURL_VERSION "7.9.7"
 #define LIBCURL_VERSION_NUM 0x070907
 
 /* linked-list structure for the CURLOPT_QUOTE option (and other) */
diff --git a/src/version.h b/src/version.h
index 8fc21b3..9e67b85 100644
--- a/src/version.h
+++ b/src/version.h
@@ -1,3 +1,3 @@
 #define CURL_NAME "curl"
-#define CURL_VERSION "7.9.7-pre2"
+#define CURL_VERSION "7.9.7"
 #define CURL_ID CURL_NAME " " CURL_VERSION " (" OS ") "