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Re: PG 7.3 is five years old today

From: Andreas 'ads' Scherbaum <adsmail(at)wars-nicht(dot)de>
To: pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: PG 7.3 is five years old today
Date: 2007-11-27 20:09:44
Message-ID: 20071127210944.3a837a9d@iridium.wars-nicht.de (view raw or flat)
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On Tue, 27 Nov 2007 11:08:58 -0800 Joshua D. Drake wrote:

> Release 7.3.21 with and EOL addendum :). E.g; this is the last release
> of 7.3 and 7.3 is now considered unsupported.

I know at least one customer who is using RHEL-3 and PG 7.3 on dozens
machines worldwide. Yes, they are moving to 8.2 but this will require
some more month and eventually not all machines can just be updated to
a newer OS/DB version.

So i'm also for stopping support for 7.3 but not the way you proposed.
If we have supported 7.3 up to now, there should be an official notice
with a date, when support ends. This date should not be the next and
final release some days after the notice ;-)


Kind regards

-- 
				Andreas 'ads' Scherbaum
German PostgreSQL User Group

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