Staying with Hardy

Derek Broughton derek at
Tue Oct 6 15:34:26 UTC 2009

David Kuntadi wrote:

> On Tue, Oct 6, 2009 at 3:20 PM, Neil Winchurst <barnaby at> 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:

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

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