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Dear CentOS enthusiast, If you'd like to help out with the process of putting together the newsletter, please see the Contributing section at the end. We're always looking for help! IN THIS EDITION: Releases and updates Events Contributing to the newsletter Releases and updates The big news in September was the release of CentOS Linux […]

We are excited to announce the release of CentOS 8, and of the new RHEL upstream, CentOS Streams. Details can be found on the CentOS-Announce mailing list.

We are pleased to announce the general availability of CentOS Linux 7 (1908) for the x86_64 architecture. Effectively immediately, this is the current release for CentOS Linux 7 and is tagged as 1908, derived from Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7 Source Code. Full details are on the centos-devel mailing list.

The CentOS Project is pleased to be hosting a one-day Dojo, in conjunction with the upcoming DevConfUS conference, on August 14, 2019. The one-day event, located on the campus of Boston University in the George Sherman Union Building, will feature talks on: Running CentOS and Terraform on AWS Supercomputing at NC State University An Introduction […]

The CentOS Atomic SIG has released an updated version of CentOS Atomic Host (7.1906), an operating system designed to run Linux containers, built from standard CentOS 7 RPMs, and tracking the component versions included in Red Hat Enterprise Linux Atomic Host. CentOS Atomic Host includes these core component versions: atomic-1.22.1-26.gitb507039.el7.centos.x86_64 rpm-ostree-client-2018.5-2.atomic.el7.x86_64 ostree-2018.5-1.el7.x86_64 cloud-init-18.2-1.el7.centos.2.x86_64 docker-1.13.1-96.gitb2f74b2.el7.centos.x86_64 kernel-3.10.0-957.21.3.el7.x86_64 […]

CentOS community, Today marks a new day in the 26-year history of Red Hat. IBM has finalized its acquisition of Red Hat which will operate as a distinct unit within IBM moving forward. What does this mean for Red Hat’s contributions to the CentOS project? In short, nothing. Red Hat always has and will continue to […]

We are pleased to announce new official Vagrant images of CentOS Linux 6.10 and CentOS Linux 7.6.1810 for x86_64. All included packages have been updated to May 30th, 2019. Known Issues The VirtualBox Guest Additions are not preinstalled; if you need them for shared folders, please install the vagrant-vbguest plugin and add the following line […]

Hi, As everybody is probably aware now, RHEL 8.0 was released earlier this week . Instead of publishing multiple blog posts here and then point to updated content, we decided this time to have a dedicated wiki page that can be used to track our current status : https://wiki.centos.org/About/Building_8 So now you can look at […]

Purpose To make CentOS a suitable platform for many different storage solutions. It should be very simple for users to deploy CentOS with the components of storage projects of their choice. Membership Update Ceph and Gluster are current projects in the CentOS Storage SIG. We have been in touch with other storage projects that have […]

The CentOS Atomic SIG has released an updated version of CentOS Atomic Host (7.1902), an operating system designed to run Linux containers, built from standard CentOS 7 RPMs, and tracking the component versions included in Red Hat Enterprise Linux Atomic Host. CentOS Atomic Host includes these core component versions: atomic-1.22.1-26.gitb507039.el7.centos.x86_64 rpm-ostree-client-2018.5-2.atomic.el7.x86_64 ostree-2018.5-1.el7.x86_64 cloud-init-18.2-1.el7.centos.1.x86_64 docker-1.13.1-91.git07f3374.el7.centos.x86_64 kernel-3.10.0-957.5.1.el7.x86_64 […]