....Red Hat will discontinue maintenance and errata support for Red Hat Linux 7.1, 7.2, 7.3 and 8.0 as of December 31, 2003. Red Hat will discontinue maintenance and errata support for Red Hat Linux 9 as of April 30, 2004. Red Hat does not plan to release another product in the Red Hat Linux line.
Hmmm so add finding a new flavor of linux to get comfy with to my list of things to do that didn't get done for today.
(althought I do find the concept of an "end-of-life update" highly amusing..... "Update now and receive absolution absolutely free, enter the afterlife without any of those pesky mortal sins of your past following you around and leading to potentially unpleasant side trips to hell, purgatory, or limbo... act now supplies limited")