reviving Fedora Legacy

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at
Tue Oct 14 13:00:06 UTC 2008

Horst H. von Brand wrote:
> Kevin Kofler <kevin.kofler at> wrote:
>> Martin Langhoff <martin.langhoff <at>> writes:
>>> I don't think anyone would sign up as a user for such "support". LTS
>>> is about a fairly specific promise that is very hard to commit to.
>> The users I have in mind wouldn't actively "sign up" for it, they'd end
>> up with it due to inaction, just as they currently end up with no updates
>> at all.
> Catering to lazyness sounds misguided to me...

While I don't have much faith in Fedora to provide long term or even 
short term stability, providing security fixes for bugs you shipped even 
beyond the expected support time frame sounds like a very responsible 
thing to do.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at

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