[packman] removal of Leap 42.1

Richard Brown RBrownCCB at opensuse.org
Mon May 22 09:23:30 CEST 2017

On 22 May 2017 at 08:48, Markus Kohm <markus.kohm at gmx.de> wrote:
> Am Montag, 22. Mai 2017, 08:37:51 CEST schrieb Olaf Hering:
>> Since Leap 42.1 will receive no further updates via OBS I think it is time
>> to remove it also from PMBS. The existing binaries will (hopefully) remain
>> on the mirrors. This will free resources for Leap 42.3.
> Please don't be so quick! Current release is still 42.2. 42.3 is still marked
> as alpha on <https://software.opensuse.org/423/en> . IMHO 42.1 shouldn't be
> removed before release of 42.3.

I agree with Olaf - I would like to see Packman reflect the actual
support lifecycle of openSUSE Leap releases and not to encourage users
to remain on unsupported (and therefore insecure) versions of openSUSE

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