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Re: upgrading a PowerEdge 2400 to RH 8.0



On Tue, 2002-12-10 at 23:26, Eric Wood wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Neil Loffhagen" <neil c-w-services co uk>
> > With Linux I was getting
> > the impression, but this may be wrong, that if a Server is running fine,
> > then there is not so much point in upgrading from one version to
> > another, just need to make sure all the relevant updates are installed?
> 
> Well, I'll be gaining ext3 journalling, better printer subsystem support,
> etc.  So, upgrading a server is sometimes warranted.
> 
> > Or does it also reach a point when updates for an older version of, for
> > example, Redhat will stop being released?
> 
> RH only issues security updates to 7.x.  

ehm 6.2 is also still supported and gets security updates
of course 8.0 gets them too ;)






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