-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA256 On Thu, Dec 01, 2016 at 02:06:16PM +0000, C. L. Martinez wrote: > On Thu 1.Dec'16 at 14:50:59 +0100, Marek Marczykowski-Górecki wrote: > > On Thu, Dec 01, 2016 at 04:26:38PM +0300, Eva Star wrote: > > > On 12/01/2016 02:47 PM, Marek Marczykowski-Górecki wrote: > > > > > > > > R4 Will be fedora-23 based for dom0 right? > > > > > > > > This is the plan right now. > > > > > > > > > > Why plans always point to old fedora release? Fedora 25 already available. > > > Why Qubes dom0 planed to be at fedora-23? (two versions delay) > > > > To not delay Qubes 4.0 any more than necessary. Switching to new Fedora > > release requires some work. And as Andrew pointed out, it isn't a > > problem for security. If anything at all, some hardware compatibility, > > but we will provide newer kernel at least. > > > > To avoid this type of situations, why not use an LTS distro (CentOS, Unbuntu > ...) for dom0??
In most cases LTS distro does not solve hardware compatibility problem at all - you still get old drivers even if the release is still supported. The only difference is how long bug fixes (for this outdated software) are released. So, generally it is good idea, but it will not solve this particular problem. This is why we have this ticket: https://github.com/QubesOS/qubes-issues/issues/1919 See discussion there for details. - -- Best Regards, Marek Marczykowski-Górecki Invisible Things Lab A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text. Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing? -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2 iQEcBAEBCAAGBQJYQDFmAAoJENuP0xzK19csFscH/iK3SGKwkvtVwub61z2Mxh7s Mbz8IfQ3s2TAAvHjL8ejE+1LzJYKqC60q5pi67BYD3OPXijSrOajfpahWVxO7EPz HRaOxhwKzkTtvC2ZMNfOmFAnA6DNrqGewx8YceFbjk0SJm++CmbApfplqVV++wXL FJwQlB3Sy9jM9d8LC/63BPalon5WUaPkkxcnd/LKmXfq4YWv9UcqsKGGY1NXFm65 Zx7Hqx22yJcU8zxWfpXp4x2vsipISP2L/3LbyzpCGNsam6W2Wz48RBqrs6MIjoBT /UYufRLGpdahxrqYMOZDx4QzLmRkQ2QDY2ybbdB8qmhEipM3j2/C4etY7IgXJXk= =a2Ik -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to qubes-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/qubes-users/20161201141916.GK1145%40mail-itl. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.