[FFmpeg-devel] Possible long(er?) term support

Orion Poplawski orion at cora.nwra.com
Wed Aug 24 21:11:47 EEST 2016

On 08/24/2016 11:54 AM, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> Hi!
> 2016-08-24 18:51 GMT+02:00 Orion Poplawski <orion at cora.nwra.com>:
>>   Would the ffmpeg developers be willing treat any particular release as a
>> long-term-support release and try to do security updates for it?
> Could you define "long-term"?
> Carl Eugen

Well, EL7 itself will be around for a long time (till 2024), but we don't
expect any open-source project to have support for that long. But something in
the 2-3 year range would be very helpful.

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