Month: March 2020


CPE Weekly: 2020-03-28

Saturday, 28, March 2020 Rich Bowen Uncategorized No Comments

Background: The Community Platform Engineering group is the Red Hat team combining IT and release engineering from Fedora and CentOS. Our goal is to keep core servers and services running and maintained, build releases, and other strategic tasks that need more dedicated time than volunteers can give. For better communication, we will be giving weekly […]

Git Forge decision

Friday, 27, March 2020 Rich Bowen Uncategorized 2 Comments

After evaluating over 300 user stories from multiple stakeholders we have aligned on a decision for the Gitforge that CPE will operate for the coming years. We are opting for Gitlab for our dist git and project hosting and will continue to run with community assistance. Analysis and recommendation: A lot of comments and […]

CentOS 8 and CentOS Stream updates, and

Wednesday, 18, March 2020 Rich Bowen Uncategorized No Comments

Over the past few weeks we've gotten questions on various forums - email, Twitter, IRC, and so on - about why there are no mentions of CentOS 8 updates, or CentOS Stream updates, on the centos-announce mailing list. For those not familiar, centos-announce is were we tell you about security and bugfix updates that have […]

CPE February Updates

Monday, 16, March 2020 Rich Bowen Uncategorized No Comments

CPE - Community Platform Engineering - is the engineering group within Red Hat which does a lot of the behind-the-scenes work that makes the CentOS and Fedora projects possible. CentOS Stream Project Update 2020-02-28 We would like to welcome you all to our first blog update on the CentOS Stream initiative. Over the course of […]

Minutes for CentOS Board of Directors 2020-02-12

Wednesday, 11, March 2020 Karsten Wade Board minutes No Comments

On 2020-02-12 the CentOS Board of Directors met and discussed several ongoing efforts across the Project. The opening discussion was around the new work to evolve the project logo and branding identity being conducted in open channels. Overall the Directors really liked the direction the effort is going and were quite pleased with the open […]

CentOS Dojo at Facebook postponed

Thursday, 5, March 2020 Rich Bowen Uncategorized No Comments

Due to the change in the status of Red Hat Summit, we have made the decision to postpone the CentOS Dojo at Facebook to a later date. Many of our potential speakers, as well as many of our attendees, had travel plans that were dependent on attendance at Red Hat Summit, and without that event […]

CentOS Community newsletter, March 2020 (#2003)

Tuesday, 3, March 2020 Rich Bowen Newsletter No Comments

Dear CentOS enthusiast, For the past several months, the focus has been on FOSDEM, as usual this time of year. Now that FOSDEM is behind us, it's time to turn our attention to the upcoming Dojo at Facebook, and Red Hat Summit. We'd love to see you at one of these events. (or both!) The […]