Support for FreeBSD 4.10/4.9

Derrick Francis derrick.francis at
Thu Jan 19 16:02:06 PST 2006

    Thank you for the quick response.  That is exactly what I was 
looking for.

Kris Kennaway wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 19, 2005 at 02:28:09PM -0800, Derrick Francis wrote:
>> Have a simple question.  If someone to request support for version 4.10 
>> or 4.9 how would they be supported?  Please let me know.  I need to 
>> verify this version of FreeBSD is still supported.  Thank you.
> Generally speaking these old versions are not supported at all.  They
> might still be receiving security support (see
>, but if you e.g. try to report a bug
> then you'll mostly get people telling you to upgrade to a supported
> version first (since after all there's a good chance the bug is
> already fixed).
> At this point you really need to plan to upgrade to the 6.0 series,
> since that's where the future lies.
> Kris

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