sfcrazy writes: The Mageia team has decided that that the release cycle for Mageia will be 9 months.Each version will be supported for 18 months. The team is also considering a release of LTS (Long Term Support) version, which will be released every 18 months and will be supported for 3 years, just like Ubuntu. Link to Original Source
I've never been canoeing before, but I imagine there must be just a few
simple heuristics you have to remember...
Yes, don't fall out, and don't hit rocks.