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> Extension to Support for RHEL 5 & 6
Evil_Bert
 Posted: Feb 1 2012, 05:12 AM
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Red Hat has announced that support for RHEL 5 and RHEL 6 has been extended from 7 to 10 years, as reported by El Reg.

See this Red Hat document for new support phase dates.

Will SL follow suit? What do you think?


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tux99
 Posted: Feb 1 2012, 08:08 AM
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Already posted yesterday in the appropriate thread:
http://scientificlinuxforum.org/index.php?showtopic=17&st=0&#entry9556


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 Posted: Feb 1 2012, 08:16 AM
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I think this is great news, and I think SL will surely follow.

People are keeping their machines and setups longer and longer these days so this will be very helpful. Some people can't use newer versions, don't care, don't want the hassle of upgrading, or don't need the latest and greatest. If it ain't broke, don't fix it.
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