Re: Will 5.4 be an "Extended Life" release?

From: Brett Glass (brett_at_lariat.org)
Date: 04/18/05

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    Date: Mon, 18 Apr 2005 02:09:32 -0600
    To: Colin Percival <cperciva@freebsd.org>
    
    

    At 09:22 PM 4/17/2005, Colin Percival wrote:
      
    >Unless someone wants to step forward with an offer to pay the
    >salaries of the release engineering team for a few months,

    The same way they're being paid for their work on other
    releases? ;-)

    >Eh? If the important part is the security fixes, why not just
    >install 4.11 and then apply the security fixes?

    That's fine for awhile, but there will soon be enough
    that this will be painful. And it may be a good idea to
    produce a release containing other code that's been backported
    from 5.x and 6.x.

    --Brett Glass

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