Security Advisory Low: Red Hat Enterprise MRG for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 6-month Notice

Advisory: RHSA-2013:1399-1
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Low
Issued on: 2013-10-01
Last updated on: 2013-10-01
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise MRG v1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (version 5)
Red Hat Enterprise MRG v2 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (version 5)

Details

This is the 6-month notification for the retirement of Red Hat Enterprise
MRG Version 1 and Version 2 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.

In accordance with the Red Hat Enterprise MRG Life Cycle policy, the Red
Hat Enterprise MRG products, which include the MRG-Messaging, MRG-Realtime,
and MRG-Grid, Version 1 and Version 2 offerings for Red Hat Enterprise
Linux 5 will be retired as of March 31, 2014, and support will no longer be
provided.

Accordingly, Red Hat will no longer provide updated packages, including
critical impact security patches or urgent priority bug fixes, for
MRG-Messaging, MRG-Realtime, and MRG-Grid on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
after that date. In addition, technical support through Red Hat's Global
Support Services will no longer be provided for these products on Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 5 after March 31, 2014.

Note: This notification applies only to those customers with subscriptions
for Red Hat Enterprise MRG Version 1 and Version 2 for Red Hat Enterprise
Linux 5.

We encourage customers to plan their migration from Red Hat Enterprise MRG
Version 1 and Version 2 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 to Red Hat
Enterprise MRG Version 2 on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. As a benefit of
the Red Hat subscription model, customers can use their active Red Hat
Enterprise MRG subscriptions to entitle any system on a currently
supported version of that product.

Details of the Red Hat Enterprise MRG life cycle can be found here:
https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/mrg/


Solution

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

Updated packages

Red Hat Enterprise MRG v1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (version 5)

SRPMS:
mrg-release-1.3.3-3.el5.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0350
    MD5: ce99a1acbc2c23d51659ec4634d2c319
SHA-256: a0c541e1fd52d9944edfe88e2017da2e1cb38296009dc4ecacd10479e0e97937
 
IA-32:
mrg-release-1.3.3-3.el5.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0350
    MD5: f06d7880d09063678f36e622e2e12022
SHA-256: 9154a191e0875843e81d3ecfab54f6845711d8aeea4afd3cd97111831ce3313b
 
x86_64:
mrg-release-1.3.3-3.el5.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0350
    MD5: f06d7880d09063678f36e622e2e12022
SHA-256: 9154a191e0875843e81d3ecfab54f6845711d8aeea4afd3cd97111831ce3313b
 
Red Hat Enterprise MRG v2 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (version 5)

SRPMS:
mrg-release-2.4.0-3.el5_9.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0441
    MD5: 1814f47a9c23891e2642006dcc9d6eed
SHA-256: 0138e2fcb7f1dc558d227f996e496ef5f5f71c0d4fa3a83ab9013c580f7013e8
 
IA-32:
mrg-release-2.4.0-3.el5_9.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0441
    MD5: c0fcd9bb4e4a80046d55ca7b803d5b08
SHA-256: b5eb322d9424ef1aa805c684280a114cdeda503977d2da18c37f0954594a7a11
 
x86_64:
mrg-release-2.4.0-3.el5_9.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0441
    MD5: c0fcd9bb4e4a80046d55ca7b803d5b08
SHA-256: b5eb322d9424ef1aa805c684280a114cdeda503977d2da18c37f0954594a7a11
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

References



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