Ubuntu 7.10 - Supported to 2009
ivranos at freemail.gr
Thu Apr 10 23:35:39 UTC 2008
> On 04/10/2008 02:51 PM, Ioannis Vranos wrote:
>> The Ubuntu web site says: "Ubuntu 7.10 - Supported to 2009".
>> What does that support mean? All repositories will be kept up to date or
>> specific ones?
>> Ioannis (John)
> It means that after April 2009 7.10 will reach EOL (End of Life) and
> will no longer be supported.
> [At that time, Ubuntu Security Notices will no longer include
> information or updated packages for Ubuntu 6.10.]
> Not to worry, Hardy will replace 6.10 and 7.10, and I am sure that a new
> non-LTS Alpha version will come out in the next 6 months or so.
> Otherwise we'd all be stuck with 8.10 in LTS time-warp mode for the next
> three years :-)
So, can we expect that all Ubuntu 7.10 repositories will keep being
updated up to 2009, or only specific ones? I am not talking about a
migration to a newer Ubuntu release.
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