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RHSA-2011:1240: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 - 6-Month End Of Life Notice

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RHSA-2011:1240: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 - 6-Month End Of Life Notice



In accordance with the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Errata Support Policy, theregular 7 year life-cycle of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 will end onFebruary 29, 2012.After this date, Red Hat will discontinue the regular subscription servicesfor Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4. Therefore, new bug fix, enhancement, andsecurity errata updates, as well as technical support services will nolonger be available for the following products:Customers still running production workloads on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4are advised to begin planning the upgrade to Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 or6. Active subscribers of Red Hat Enterprise Linux already have access toall currently maintained versions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, as part oftheir subscription without additional fees.For customers who are unable to migrate off Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4before its end-of-life date, Red Hat intends to offer a limited, optionalextension program. For more information, contact your Red Hat salesrepresentative or channel partner.Details of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux life-cycle can be found on the RedHat website: https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/errata/


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