Re: End of life for MySQL 5.1
On Tue, 27 Jan 2015, Florian Weimer wrote:
> * Raphael Hertzog:
> >> - Try to backport fixes based on the 5.5.x interdiffs (since Oracle
> >> publishes no detailed bug details). Complicated, but could be done
> >> in collaboration with Red Hat, RHEL 6 is also based on MySQL 5.1.
> > Do we have contacts at Red Hat to discuss such plans ? Florian ?
> There is now a public bug describing the situation:
> Summary: The recommendation is to use software collections instead.
So basically "use MySQL 5.5 whenever you want, what's shipped by
default is unsupported". Is that correct ?
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