This is the Six-Month notification for the retirement of Red Hat EnterpriseLinux 4 Extended Life Cycle Support Add-On (ELS).

This notification applies onlyto those customers subscribed to the Extended Life Cycle Support (ELS) channelfor Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.
In accordance with the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Errata Support Policy, ExtendedLife Cycle Support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 will be retired as of March31, 2017, and active support will no longer be provided.

Accordingly, Red Hatwill no longer provide updated packages, including Critical impact securitypatches or Urgent priority bug fixes, for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 ELS afterMarch 31, 2017.
In addition, on-going technical support through Red Hat’s GlobalSupport Services will be limited as described under “non-current minor releases”in the Knowledge Base article located at after this date.We encourage customers to migrate from Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 to a morerecent version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

As a benefit of the Red Hatsubscription model, customers can use their active subscriptions to entitle anysystem on any currently supported Red Hat Enterprise Linux release.Details of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux life cycle can be found here:
This advisory contains an updated redhat-release package, that provides a copyof this end of life notice in the “/usr/share/doc/” directory.Red Hat Enterprise Linux ELS (v. 4)

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