Re: Draft announcement for 8.11
On Thu, 2018-06-21 at 13:26 +0200, Laura Arjona Reina wrote:
> Hi Adam
> El 20/06/18 a las 22:15, Adam D. Barratt escribió:
> > On Tue, 2018-06-19 at 22:35 +0100, Adam D. Barratt wrote:
> > > I've committed a draft announcement for Saturday's jessie EOL
> > > point
> > > release to the publicity-announcements repository.
> > 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.
> > Opinions on alternative words / phrasing, or indeed means of
> > sidestepping the issue, welcome.
> What about this (feel free to rewrite, or discard):
> <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
> Users wishing to continue to receive regular security support should
> to Debian 9, or see <url "https://wiki.debian.org/LTS">; for details
> about the
> subset of architectures and packages covered by long term support.
For the benefit of those who weren't following on IRC last night, we
<p>After this point release, Debian's Security and Release Teams will
no longer be producing updates for Debian 8. Users wishing to continue
to receive security support should upgrade to Debian 9, or see <url "ht
tps://wiki.debian.org/LTS">; for details about the subset of
architectures and packages covered by the Long Term Support project.