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New CentOS Director – Amy Marrich

Tuesday, 1, March 2022 Rich Bowen announcement No Comments

Every six months (in January and August) the CentOS board has the opportunity to reelect, or replace half of the directors. This staggered approach was adopted so that we are never in a situation where the entire board (or even a significant majority) is replaced, leaving no experienced directors. In the January 2022 board meeting, […]

New CentOS Director – Celeste Lyn Paul

Tuesday, 22, February 2022 Rich Bowen announcement No Comments

Every six months (in January and August) the CentOS board has the opportunity to reelect, or replace half of the directors. This staggered approach was adopted so that we are never in a situation where the entire board (or even a significant majority) is replaced, leaving no experienced directors. In the January 2022 board meeting, […]

January 2022 Board Meeting Minutes

Wednesday, 19, January 2022 Rich Bowen Board agendas, Board minutes 1 Comment

2022-01 CentOS board meeting Attendees Board members Thomas Oulevey Tru Huynh Brian Exelbierd Pat Riehecky Davide Cavalca Josh Boyer Mike McLean Johnny Hughes Guests Jack Aboutboul  Shaun McCance  Lance Albertson  Neal Gompa  Matthew Miller  Christoph Galuschka  Leslie Hawthorn  Jonathan Billings  Brian Stinson  Amy Marrich  22h03 Agenda Previous minutes https://blog.centos.org/2022/01/december-2021-board-meeting-minutes/ (Posted late.) Seat new directors [Rich] - […]

CentOS Community Newsletter, January 2022

Friday, 14, January 2022 Rich Bowen Newsletter 2 Comments

January 2022 Newsletter Project News Update 2022-02-01: These instructions no longer work since the packages were moved from the mirror network to the vault. See the CentOS 8 section of the CentOS Stream page for current instructions. The big news, of course, is that CentOS Linux 8 reached End Of Life on Friday, December 31, […]

December 2021 Board Meeting Minutes

Tuesday, 11, January 2022 Rich Bowen Board minutes No Comments

Note: Posting late, as we appear to have overlooked posting these after the December meeting. Note: The November board meeting didn't happen due to scheduling conflicts, so there are no minutes for that month. Attendees Board members Pat Riehecky Thomas Oulevey Rich Bowen Davide Cavalca Tru Huynh Mike Jim Bex Josh Boyer joined at :30 […]

CentOS Community Newsletter: December 2021

Tuesday, 7, December 2021 Rich Bowen Newsletter No Comments

Dear CentOS enthusiast, As we approach the end of 2021, I wanted to thank all of you who have worked so hard this year towards the betterment of the project. This year we've made governance more transparent, welcomed several new SIGs, made big strides in consolidating infrastructure with Fedora where it made sense, and begun […]

Introducing CentOS Stream 9

Friday, 3, December 2021 Rich Bowen announcement 19 Comments

The CentOS Project is delighted to announce the availability of CentOS Stream 9, the latest major release of the CentOS Stream distribution. What’s Great About CentOS Stream CentOS Stream is Continuous CentOS Stream is a continuous-delivery distribution providing each point-release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL). Before a package is formally introduced to CentOS Stream, it undergoes […]

CentOS Community Newsletter: November 2021

Tuesday, 2, November 2021 Rich Bowen Newsletter No Comments

Dear CentOS enthusiast, It’s been another busy month in the CentOS project. Here’s some of the highlights from around the community. Project News Karanbir ‘KB’ Singh On October 18th, we had the historic news that project lead and long-term Board of Directors member Karanbir “KB” Singh will resign from the Board, effective immediately. If you’ve been […]

October 2021 Board Meeting Minutes

Monday, 1, November 2021 Rich Bowen Board agendas, Board minutes No Comments

2021-10 CentOS board meeting Attendees Board members Brian “bex” Exelbierd Thomas Oulevey Davide Cavalca Jim Perrin Tru Huynh Mike McLean Josh Boyer Directors Absent Pat Riehecky Karanbir Singh Johnny Hughes Guests Shaun McCance Matthias Runge Lance Albertson Brian Stinson Alfredo ** 22h05 ** Agenda Previous minutes https://blog.centos.org/2021/09/minutes-for-centos-board-of-directors-for-2021-09-08/ On going discussion Nothing to report. Issues https://git.centos.org/centos/board/issues […]

CentOS Promo SIG quarterly report, November 2021

Monday, 1, November 2021 Rich Bowen SIG No Comments

During the past quarter (August, September, October) the Promo SIG has been involved in the following activities: Community/Membership In the most recent quarter, I (Rich Bowen) have been trying harder to engage more of the community in the promotion of the project, rather than doing it all myself. This has been met with mixed success, […]