End-of-life for my amd64 ?
Abdullah Ibn Hamad Al-Marri
almarrie at gmail.com
Wed Sep 19 10:40:36 PDT 2007
On 9/19/07, Kris Kennaway <kris at freebsd.org> wrote:
> P.U.Kruppa wrote:
> > On Tue, 18 Sep 2007, Charles Bacon wrote:
> >> I installed FreeBSD-RELEASE6.2 last January, and wonder if there will be
> >> a 6.3. Just discovered freebsd-update(8), tried it out, and saw:
> >> WARNING: FreeBSD 6.2-RELEASE is approaching its End-of-Life date.
> >> It is strongly recommended that you upgrade to a newer
> >> release within the next 4 months.
> >> 1. Now I wonder if I'll have to rebuild my filesystems again when 7.0
> >> comes out. ...releases/amd64 contains only 6.1 and 6.2 among the
> >> ISO images.
> > Have a look at http://www.freebsd.org/releng/index.html .
> > There will be at least a 6.3-RELEASE (work hasn't started yet) and 7.0
> > will be sort of a non-production beta release. So you will have enough
> > time before you have to do a a major upgrade.
> I disagree that 7.0 will be a non-production beta release. We're
> working very hard to make sure it as good quality as it can be (but that
> also depends directly on users helping out).
I'm running AMD64 7.0 in my C2D server since July with no stability
issues at all with awesome ULE ;)
Thank you guys for the hard work!
-Abdullah Ibn Hamad Al-Marri
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