CentOS Community Newsletter, February 2022

Friday, 11, February 2022 shaunm Newsletter No Comments

February 2022 Newsletter Project News FOSDEM Dojo CentOS hosted its annual FOSDEM Dojo. This Dojo was once again virtual. If you missed the Dojo, or you just want to watch it again, all of the videos (and some of the slides) are available on the Dojo wiki page. Also, Aleksandra Fedorova gave a talk at […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

CentOS Community Newsletter: October 2021

Tuesday, 5, October 2021 Rich Bowen Newsletter 1 Comment

It hardly seems possible that it’s already October. September (and the first few days of October) was very busy in CentOS news. Events We had our first in-person event in almost two years, last week in Seattle, and we have two upcoming events. October CentOS Dojo Later this week we will be holding the October […]

CentOS Community Newsletter: September 2021

Tuesday, 7, September 2021 Rich Bowen Newsletter 1 Comment

Dear CentOS community, It’s been another interesting and productive month in the CentOS project. If you’d like to contribute your own stories or articles to this newsletter, please join us on the centos-promo mailing list. Project News Public Board of Directors Meetings As part of our onging effort to increase transparency and participation at CentOS, the […]

CentOS Community Newsletter, August 2021

Tuesday, 10, August 2021 Rich Bowen Newsletter 1 Comment

Dear CentOS enthusiast, thanks for joining us for another month's community newsletter. Top news There’s a lot going on on the CentOS community lately. Here are some of the highlights. CentOS Linux 8 EOL You are likely already aware that CentOS Linux 8 will reach end of life (EOL) on December 31, 2021. However, we […]

CentOS Community Newsletter, July 2021

Tuesday, 6, July 2021 Rich Bowen Newsletter 5 Comments

Dear CentOS Enthusiasts, Here's what's happening in our community over the past month. CentOS Stream 9 is open for contribution: Container images and a note about new composes We've been working on producing more artifacts for CentOS Stream 9, those can be found at the composes location: You'll notice a few directories under there, […]

CentOS Community Newsletter, June 2021

Tuesday, 8, June 2021 Rich Bowen Newsletter No Comments

(Yes, we're a little late this month. Sorry about that.) Dear CentOS Enthusiasts, Here's what's happening around the CentOS community lately. CentOS Linux 8.4 Released We are pleased to announce the general availability of the latest version of CentOS Linux 8. Effective immediately, this is the current release for CentOS Linux 8 and is tagged […]

CentOS Community Newsletter, May 2021 (#2105)

Tuesday, 4, May 2021 Rich Bowen Newsletter No Comments

Hello, friends, It's been another busy month in the CentOS Project, so we'll get straight to the news: CentOS Stream News Last week, Brian Stinson announced some updates on the progress towards CentOS Stream 9 on the centos-devel mailing list. This included the availability of Stream 9 packages on Gitlab, and a koji instance where […]