Server Support

Ivan Krstic krstic at
Thu Feb 9 09:54:56 UTC 2006

Alessio Igor Bogani wrote:
> Ok my question is: what is exactly supported for 5 years?

> I suppose that not all packages in main repositary have 5 years
> supported 

That's correct.

> If i want will install on my server _only_ 5 years supported packages:
> how can do it (in apt language)?

Support is a policy decision; apt doesn't know anything about it. If you
only want packages with 5 year support, then take care only to install
packages designated as supported above.

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