CentOS Community Newsletter, May 2022

Friday, 20, May 2022 shaunm Newsletter 1 Comment

May 2022 Newsletter Project News Online Summer Dojo CentOS will be holding a free online Dojo on June 17. CentOS Dojos are mini conferences highlighting the work within the project and across the entire ecosystem. Registration is free but required. We invite everybody to join us. The call for presentations is open. We welcome presentations […]

CentOS Community Newsletter, April 2022

Thursday, 14, April 2022 shaunm Newsletter 1 Comment

April 2022 Newsletter Project News Transition to As CentOS Stream 9 stabilizes and we approach a release of RHEL 9, Red Hat is planning to transition to using exclusively for reporting issues and requesting features for RHEL and CentOS, deprecating the use of This will be a gradual process as we all […]

CentOS Community Newsletter, March 2022

Tuesday, 15, March 2022 shaunm Newsletter 1 Comment

March 2022 Newsletter Project News GitLab for CentOS SIGs Pierre-Yves Chibon posted a proposal to centos-devel about making GitLab available to CentOS SIGs. People involved with Special Interest Groups are encouraged to read the proposal and respond with questions or details of whether this proposal would help their SIG. Automovite Stream Distribution The Automotive SIG […]

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

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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 […]