What are the release dates of Ubuntu 8.10.x

Daniel T Chen crimsun at fungus.sh.nu
Sun Nov 30 20:49:16 UTC 2008

On 11/30/2008 01:29 PM, Mackenzie Morgan wrote:
> GNOME doesn't get updated in stable releases.  Bugs are fixed, and
> security issues are fixed.  If it seems necessary to update the version
> on a package to accomplish those goals, then on a per-package basis,
> this is decided based on the Stable Release Update policy, found at
> http://wiki.ubuntu.com/StableReleaseUpdates

The GNOME desktop (per Ubuntu ship) has a standing exception, much like 
hal-info and tzdata.  Updates for upstream point releases follow SRU policy.

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