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Old 04-03-2007, 04:50 PM   #1
ernie
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Mandriva 2006 (official) nearing EOL


I just received this notification from the Mandriva Security Announce mailing list:
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This is just a quick note to everyone that according to the Mandriva EOL
(End of Life) Policy, Mandriva Linux 2006 will not be receiving security
updates as of April 13th, 2007.

http://www.mandriva.com/en/security/productlifetime

Please be aware of this as you plan upgrade and migration strategies to
newer/supported products.

Thank you.

--
Vincent Danen @ http://linsec.ca/
Just an FYI,
 
Old 04-04-2007, 01:06 AM   #2
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I haven't used Mandriva regularly, but it's only been 1 year and they are cutting support already? Does this affect paying customers, who have silver/gold membership? It seems like a hassle to have to upgrade every year just to get support and updates. Very odd
 
Old 04-04-2007, 10:10 AM   #3
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I use the free version here, so I do not know. You can check their Product Lifetime Policy here.
 
  


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