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March 25th, 2008, 10:00 PM
Ubuntu announced the release of 6.10 almost 18 months ago, on October26, 2006. As with the earlier releases, Ubuntu committed to ongoingsecurity and critical fixes for a period of 18 months. The supportperiod is now nearing its end and Ubuntu 6.10 will reach end of lifeon Friday April 25th, 2008. At that time, Ubuntu Security Notices willno longer include information or updated packages for Ubuntu 6.10.The supported upgrade path from Ubuntu 6.10 is via Ubuntu 7.04.Instructions and caveats for the upgrade may be found athttps://help.ubuntu.com/community/FeistyUpgrades. Note that upgradesto version 7.10 and beyond are only supported in multiple steps, viaan upgrade first to 7.04, then to 7.10. Both Ubuntu 7.04 and Ubuntu 7.10continue to be actively supported with security updates and selecthigh-impact bug fixes. All announcements of official security updates forUbuntu releases are sent to the ubuntu-security-announce mailing list,information about which may be found athttps://lists.ubuntu.com/m

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