[xubuntu-users] Will Xubuntu 12.04 Be LTS Version?

Pasi Lallinaho pasi at shimmerproject.org
Wed Feb 8 08:03:29 UTC 2012


On 02/07/2012 09:27 PM, Michael Höhne wrote:
> Pasi Lallinaho wrote,
>
>> On 02/07/2012 09:15 PM, Jesse Palser wrote:
>>> Will Xubuntu 12.04 Be LTS Version?
>> Yes, it will be LTS, with support for 3 years.
>>
> What about:
>
> http://www.canonical.com/content/ubuntu-1204-feature-extended-support-period-desktop-users
>
> Greetings,
> Michael
>

Hey,

per the LTS application of Xubuntu and the approval of Technical Board 
[1], Xubuntu stays in 3-year LTS cycles. This is because the Xubuntu 
developers do not think they can give LTS support for five years, mostly 
because Xfce isn't supported that long upstream.


Cheers,
Pasi
Xubuntu Project Lead

[1] 
https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-devel-announce/2012-January/000922.html

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