[ic] OT: Alternatives to Red Hat-> more questions

Stefan Hornburg racke at linuxia.de
Wed Nov 5 19:39:20 EST 2003

On Wed, 5 Nov 2003 13:13:44 -0500
"Jack Gates" <jlgates at morningstarwebservices.net> wrote:

> > How long can I expect to get
> > security-updates to Debian if I install stable now? What about when they
> > release a new version? Will the older version be supported with
> > security-updates, or do I have to upgrade?
> >
> > Rene
> It has been said that Debian gets security fixes to all releases (that
> includes older) rather quickly.

Not all releases, but Debian supported potato (release before current stable)
for at least a year after woody was released.


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