Drupal 6 to be supported well into the Drupal 8 release

  • Posted on: 9 January 2014
  • By: mhagedon

Drupal 6 will be supported (for security fixes) until 3 months after the Long-Term Support release of Drupal 8 (maybe 8.3?). I assume it’s contingent on actually finding people to volunteer to do the work. But it’s official (marked “fixed”) as of Dec 13:

https://drupal.org/comment/8273013#comment-8273013

Here’s the proposal if you’re really bored (there’s a pretty graph if you scroll down a bit):

https://drupal.org/comment/8273013

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