[libvirt PATCH 4/5] docs: platforms: Clarify stance on third-party LTS efforts

Andrea Bolognani abologna at redhat.com
Tue Jul 14 13:07:42 UTC 2020

Signed-off-by: Andrea Bolognani <abologna at redhat.com>
 docs/platforms.rst | 3 ++-
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/docs/platforms.rst b/docs/platforms.rst
index 702d8d56d3..4fcb458635 100644
--- a/docs/platforms.rst
+++ b/docs/platforms.rst
@@ -42,7 +42,8 @@ Linux, FreeBSD and macOS
 The project aims to support the most recent major version at all times. Support
 for the previous major version will be dropped 2 years after the new major
 version is released or when the vendor itself drops support, whichever comes
+first. In this context, third-party efforts to extend the lifetime of a distro
+are not considered, even when they are endorsed by the vendor (eg. Debian LTS).
 For the purposes of identifying supported software versions available on Linux,
 the project will look at CentOS, Debian, Fedora, openSUSE, RHEL, SLES and

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