[CentOS-devel] Firefox 1.5.x or 2.x in CentOS 5

Karanbir Singh mail-lists at karan.org
Mon Mar 26 23:29:37 UTC 2007

Jason_Meers wrote:
> Firefox 1.5 goes end of life in April and will not receive any further 
> security updates.

Where did you come across this info ? do keep in mind that Redhat do 
have their own people looking at the packages as well - and in most 
cases are doing the backports and security fixs for most of the distro 
in house.

> Note: Firefox 1.5.0.x will be maintained with security and stability 
> updates until April 24, 2007. All users are encouraged to upgrade to 
> Firefox 2.

That might be upstream policy, but does not - unless we see specific 
info to indicate otherwise - reflect on the CentOS / EL distro tree policy.

- KB

Karanbir Singh : http://www.karan.org/ : 2522219 at icq

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