Staying with Hardy

Derek Broughton derek at pointerstop.ca
Tue Oct 6 16:34:26 BST 2009


David Kuntadi wrote:

> On Tue, Oct 6, 2009 at 3:20 PM, Neil Winchurst <barnaby at drofle.com> wrote:
>> I use kubuntu Hardy, which is just about 18 months old now. The new
>> version, Karmic, is due out soon. Since I have Hardy tweaked exactly how
>> I want it I plan to stay with it. For example, I want to stay with
>> konqueror not dolphin. I have java and flash running just fine. It can
>> take ages to get a new version ready for me. And updates would probably
>> not work.
>>
>> Up to how I have had regular updates, including some today. What are the
>> implications of staying put with Hardy please? Will I still get some
>> updates or not? Is it a good idea to stay put?
>>
>> Thoughts anyone?
> 
> You could stay with Hardy (LTS) for 3 years:
> 
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LTS

Except Kubuntu wasn't an LTS, and the KDE packages reach end-of-life at 18 
months.
-- 
derek




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