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0000337AlmaLinux-8almalinux-releasepublic2022-12-22 15:04
Reporterjcpunk Assigned To 
Status newResolutionopen 
Summary0000337: [RFE] start using os-release SUPPORT_END=YYYY-MM-DD
DescriptionFollowing . Currently RHEL systemd doesn't recognize this metadata, but it is still handy to have a unified way to check for EOL date from the OS itself.

Description of problem:
Systemd has added a field to os-release called SUPPORT_END which can be useful for folks to generate automated reminders of systems nearing their end of support. Starting with systemd 252 the system can use this metadata directly.
Additional InformationAdditional info:

A sample script to begin notifying folks about pending end of life is provided in:
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2022-11-29 19:29

reporter   ~0000753

A similar fix would be welcome in AlmaLinux 9 as well.


2022-12-22 15:04

reporter   ~0000777

With merged into CentOS Stream, I'd love to have this ready for 9.2

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2022-11-29 19:28 jcpunk New Issue
2022-11-29 19:29 jcpunk Note Added: 0000753
2022-12-22 15:04 jcpunk Note Added: 0000777