openSUSE 11.1 has reached end of Novell support - 11.1 Evergreen goes on
With the release of an opensc security fix on Thursday 13th January
Novell has released the last update for openSUSE 11.1.
openSUSE 11.1 is now officially discontinued and out of support by Novell.
However, a community effort has been started to continue 11.1 maintenance
under the codename of "Evergreen".
The overview page of this project, how to activate and use it, and other
details, is on:
http://en.opensuse.org/openSUSE:Evergreen The Evergreen project is lead by openSUSE community member Wolfgang Rosenauer.
Here are some statistics:
openSUSE 11.1 was released on December 18th 2008, making it 2 years
and 1 month of security and bugfix support.
Some statistics on the released patches (compared to 11.0):