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Security Advisory Low: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 - 3-Month End Of Life Notice

Advisory: RHSA-2010:0576-1
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Low
Issued on: 2010-07-30
Last updated on: 2010-07-30
Affected Products: Red Hat Desktop (v. 3)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 3)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 3)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 3)

Details

This is the 3-month notification of the End Of Life plans for Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 3.

In accordance with the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Errata Support Policy, the
regular 7 year life-cycle of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 will end on October
31, 2010.

After this date, Red Hat will discontinue the regular subscription services
for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3. Therefore, new bug fix, enhancement, and
security errata updates, as well as technical support services will no
longer be available for the following products:

* Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS 3
* Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES 3
* Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS 3
* Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extras 3
* Red Hat Desktop 3
* Red Hat Global File System 3
* Red Hat Cluster Suite 3

Customers still running production workloads on Red Hat Enterprise
Linux 3 are advised to begin planning the upgrade to Red Hat Enterprise
Linux 5. Active subscribers of Red Hat Enterprise Linux already have access
to all currently maintained versions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, as part
of their subscription without additional fees.

For customers who are unable to migrate off Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
before its end-of-life date, Red Hat may offer a limited, optional
extension program. For more information, contact your Red Hat sales
representative or channel partner.

Details of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux life-cycle can be found on the Red
Hat website: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/errata/


Solution

This erratum contains an updated redhat-release package, that provides a
copy of this end of life notice in the "/usr/share/doc/" directory.

Updated packages

Red Hat Desktop (v. 3)

SRPMS:
redhat-release-3Desktop-13.9.9.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: b0de211176a5e7293cfedfaf47fd8549
SHA-256: 1eb7a6b3008eb0e892e0e8b8764ee12d4e555852be2f230a9adf9ff683277cc6
 
IA-32:
redhat-release-3Desktop-13.9.9.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: aa61e8f12f84876bf0122c9a0772820c
SHA-256: 98f34ec0e3a2f1d2bc4534cc351d53aa6a0af912708a58ef0688cf787220c0f8
 
x86_64:
redhat-release-3Desktop-13.9.9.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: 7a991e327231355d09acd88229e9bcb2
SHA-256: be9a0c9dfd0ff685817de3117579cd49941b49a904811d8326418be848ca4953
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 3)

SRPMS:
redhat-release-3AS-13.9.9.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: 34f94e93820431686d7944b509bfe996
SHA-256: 9932d4a561c29f171d85409d8cbd8697634ca9fbe90ffe1204aa734fc139d136
 
IA-32:
redhat-release-3AS-13.9.9.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: 27cf7fca0eb7e8e24e0dc2b142dc289b
SHA-256: a925ddacd758decb7f0e9afcd3005f1893390878ce4778e62b6d18a3129e69a8
 
IA-64:
redhat-release-3AS-13.9.9.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: 515641b710d20b27af2ef64d97866d28
SHA-256: 2cc2d50169458fad4d1abf5a18a1ad3fc4b3c968c131b7a2e586b0d7ef4433dc
 
PPC:
redhat-release-3AS-13.9.9.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: c418ff6fda5bc2c018e7772a5ac1f81b
SHA-256: 047ea8e54c10285c40c4d94af91a750dba8c033abb527b77c8d3d8feab9b5c4d
 
s390:
redhat-release-3AS-13.9.9.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: 0051cddbad453bfe6bbeaa950bcfd20e
SHA-256: f9c1cf940b9722aa09e97584b115627f128596b2bf109dd63a6bb14d6ffed855
 
s390x:
redhat-release-3AS-13.9.9.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: 9b44550b13f929d10ae565bd931fad1f
SHA-256: ea6353e65464222064ed3e4f7b97301ff5a0145d4e2f87140eb195094cca8914
 
x86_64:
redhat-release-3AS-13.9.9.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: a9b3397ffd792957805112f3f5d811cc
SHA-256: d83d425d48c89abd886163826c55ef38fab53dcf4af72d6f185c2f34391ef341
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 3)

SRPMS:
redhat-release-3ES-13.9.9.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: 579a58d91fcfa143d02994e398fdb798
SHA-256: b3456189b96616269912c69822c54fed7c53e335d79efdc2a9f63f30e32dd6c5
 
IA-32:
redhat-release-3ES-13.9.9.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: f32087e76074cae45dbc4a7b64a1219c
SHA-256: f37cd5ca41353e02f9ba8fdcab9a92855c424867945901966a7d5d13a1d6f840
 
IA-64:
redhat-release-3ES-13.9.9.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: 9352e829c3f323ab56021f5a4db68b71
SHA-256: 438932366b7e702c2382a621e8471fe27f97c98efe74c7029aa641d1aa4499e5
 
x86_64:
redhat-release-3ES-13.9.9.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: 95bc6a8b9b0b6c72bc8ee85810df415e
SHA-256: a71f4b927d8a3ce62ac451da7fbfe06eaabf6b7a9d04ebbb9be004dd7b13c33c
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 3)

SRPMS:
redhat-release-3WS-13.9.9.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: 1340a77cd60ae9a4fd0591549e08324d
SHA-256: f1777824750cc5bedb53981af1742c37a5dcbcf0a012328e9ca11322d0bbd0b5
 
IA-32:
redhat-release-3WS-13.9.9.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: ed8ceca42c01a683b2bda50170d9d0e1
SHA-256: 6f7c7ac13b9cf0a1b26d483a29d3198b4225e5f0dabfedc6ffd1608f1eff9fda
 
IA-64:
redhat-release-3WS-13.9.9.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: a12bd65e19b3f009254f3aaa6ccdad64
SHA-256: 764e3a7fa147fc1e598591d0085e7842944f50ce2a44e74cb416642063ce7193
 
x86_64:
redhat-release-3WS-13.9.9.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHEA-2011:0139
    MD5: 9ddb47f1a673364bffad7631e7e35edc
SHA-256: aed8595b634e529fdc5f9e395264ea4fa52bed397217afd2e7e97f39aedb1956
 

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

616794 - Send Out RHEL 3 3-Month EOL Notice


References



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