Fedora Project: Announcing New Direction

Alexandre Oliva aoliva at redhat.com
Wed Sep 24 01:36:27 UTC 2003

On Sep 23, 2003, Paul Gear <paul at gear.dyndns.org> wrote:

> My point was that some people need a longer release cycle without support.

You mean, without Security Errata?  Or is that some kind of support
you would want for the longer release cycle?  Do you realize that, the
longer the cycle, the more it costs to keep applying security errata
to old releases?  Who's going to pay for that cost?

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