subject: Re: Giving up on Edgy

sdavmor sdavmor at systemstheory.net
Fri Dec 15 19:11:59 UTC 2006


Christofer C. Bell wrote:
> On 11/20/06, Scott <geekboy at angrykeyboarder.com> wrote:
>> On Sun, 19 Nov 2006 13:00:35 -0800, sdavmor <sdavmor at systemstheory.net>
>> spake thusly:
>>> That is a very sensible suggestion. Most of my client's in-store
>>> production database servers are still running RH7.x, because there
>>> has not been (until now) any practical business reason to "upgrade"
>>> them.
>> What about security?  Where does one find security updates for an ancient
>> unsupported distro?
> 
> http://www.fedoralegacy.org/ provides patches for Red Hat 7.3.  You
> can get patches released previous to the Fedora Legacy Project taking
> it over from ftp://wuarchive.wustl.edu/.

[nods]

That's been an effective source for keeping things glued tight.
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