Proposed 12.04.3 + 13.04 HWE Stack Policies and Procedures
david.henningsson at canonical.com
Thu Mar 21 11:53:52 UTC 2013
On 03/20/2013 08:52 PM, Leann Ogasawara wrote:
> Hi All,
> Given the recent decision from the Tech Board to reduce the support
> duration for non-LTS releases from 18mo to 9mo , I've written up what
> I'd like to propose as the 13.04 HWE stack policies and procedures for
> the the next 12.04.3 LTS point release. Could I ask for a review and
> feedback to ensure this matches what others had in mind? I'd ideally
> like to come to an agreement before 13.04 releases.
>  https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/technical-board/2013-March/001566.html
> Only the -generic x86 kernel flavor from 13.04 will be supported in
> the Raring HWE stack in Precise.
This means both i386 and amd64, right?
> We only intend to support HWE stack package combinations in 12.04
> which are derived from the same release, eg. the 13.04 X.org must be
> used in conjunction with the 13.04 kernel and vice versa. Intermixing
> a 13.04 enablement kernel with the 12.04 X.org stack or a 13.04
> enablement X.org stack with a 12.04 kernel will not be officially
> tested nor supported.
From earlier discussions, I was expecting a 13.04 kernel and 12.04
X.org stack combination to be supported as well. Has this recently
changed, or did I get it wrong earlier?
David Henningsson, Canonical Ltd.
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