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Re: Draft announcement for 8.11


Adam D. Barratt <adam@adam-barratt.org.uk> (2018-06-20):
> I'm debating the wording of the EoL paragraph, specifically:
> <p>After this point release, updates to Debian 8 will no longer be made
> by Debian's security and release teams, with support moving to the LTS
> team. See <url "https://wiki.debian.org/LTS";>; for further details.
> Users wishing to continue to receive regular security support must
> upgrade to Debian 9.
> </p>
> The "regular security support" phrasing doesn't sit properly. It was
> intended to be regular in the sense of standard (although I don't think
> that really works either), but I can see it being read as "timely
> security support", and don't really want this to be getting into a
> discussion on the merits of LTS.

“At this time/After this final point release, only Debian 9 is/will be
supported by the security and release teams, and users are encouraged
to upgrade.” maybe?

Cyril Brulebois (kibi@debian.org)            <https://debamax.com/>
D-I release manager -- Release team member -- Freelance Consultant

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