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Re: svn commit: r1002839 - /subversion/site/publish/docs/release-notes/index.html

From: Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de>
Date: Wed, 29 Sep 2010 22:51:43 +0200

On Wed, Sep 29, 2010 at 08:38:13PM -0000, steveking_at_apache.org wrote:
> Author: steveking
> Date: Wed Sep 29 20:38:13 2010
> New Revision: 1002839
> URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?rev=1002839&view=rev
> Log:
> * publish/docs/release-notes/index.html
> (Supported versions): new section

> +<td>1.4.x</td>
> +<td>Sparsely supported</td>
> +<td>only fixes for <b>severe</b> security and data loss issues</td>
> +</tr>

Actually, we didn't even officially fix in 1.4.x the heap overflow bug
which was fixed in 1.6.4 and 1.5.7. I'd consider that a severe issue.
Maybe we should change the wording again to make it match reality?

Index: docs/release-notes/1.6.html
--- docs/release-notes/1.6.html (revision 1002843)
+++ docs/release-notes/1.6.html (working copy)
@@ -935,8 +935,7 @@ for details.</p>
 mean that your 1.4 installation is doomed; if it works well and is all
 you need, that's fine. "No longer supported" just means we've stopped
 accepting bug reports against 1.4.x versions, and will not make any
-more 1.4.x bugfix releases, except perhaps for absolutely critical
-security or data-loss bugs.</p>
+more 1.4.x bugfix releases.</p>
 </div> <!-- svn-1.4-deprecation -->
Index: docs/release-notes/index.html
--- docs/release-notes/index.html (revision 1002843)
+++ docs/release-notes/index.html (working copy)
@@ -61,14 +61,10 @@ Subversion releases thus far:</p>
 <td>Only fixes for security issues and bugs which could cause data loss</td>
-<td>Sparsely supported</td>
-<td>only fixes for <b>severe</b> security and data loss issues</td>
-<td>1.3.x and earlier</td>
+<td>1.4.x and earlier</td>
 <td>not supported anymore</td>
Received on 2010-09-29 22:52:24 CEST

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