Java 6 EOL Update

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Fri Feb 17 00:22:26 UTC 2012

On 2/17/12 12:41 AM, Donald Smith wrote:
> OpenJDK'ers,
> For those that follow the BCL licensed "Oracle JDK", we just wanted to advise everyone that the Java 6 public EOL (for the Oracle JDK) has been pushed to November, 2012.  Also, we've described the criteria for setting the EOL to help understand future releases as well.  This has actually been the long standing criteria, but now clarified.
> More details can be found here:
> Please let us know if you have any questions, here or on the blog.

Since OpenJDK 6 receives the applicable security fixes until the public 
EOL of 6, that basically means it just got a valentine's present of a 
couple more months, right?

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