proposed change to support policy for FreeBSD Releases
cperciva at freebsd.org
Tue Sep 23 23:56:00 UTC 2008
jonathan michaels wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 23, 2008 at 01:37:03PM -0700, Jo Rhett wrote:
>> Some quite lively offline discussion has come to conclusion with the
>> following suggestions to change the support policy. Obviously, this
>> is what we feel would be a good idea, but it's obviously open to
>> discussion and there's nobody demanding anything here. It just seems
Thanks for the suggestions, but it might have helped to avoid confusion
if you had contacted the FreeBSD security team privately before announcing
your ideas here...
>> The final minor release on a given branch will be supported by
>> the Security Officer for a minimum of 24 months after the release.
> thank you gentle peoples for working out this solution. it has given me
> some much needed clarity as regards forward moving planning.
No it hasn't. The FreeBSD Security team hasn't agreed to anything yet.
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