Blog Archives

Today we have heard from KB that he is stepping down from the CentOS Board of Directors. On behalf of the Board, I want to thank KB for his years of leadership. His work on the project, and in the community, has made the world a better place in tangible ways that affect millions of […]

Here's an overview of the news for October.

Purpose The SCLo SIG aims to provide Software Collections packages from Red Hat and community for the CentOS ecosystem. For details about what Software Collections are, visit <https://www.softwarecollections.org>. Membership No changes in membership since last report. We are always looking for new members. Health and activity The SIG tries to follow the upstream releases as […]

Kmods SIG This report covers work that happened since last report. The previous report can be found here. Purpose Packaging and maintaining kernel modules for CentOS Stream. Membership Update No SIG members have been added since last report. We welcome anybody that’s interested and willing to do work within the scope of the SIG to join […]

We are pleased to announce that Red Hat is establishing a small team directly responsible for participating in EPEL activities. Their job isn't to displace the EPEL community, but rather to support it full-time. We expect many beneficial effects, among those better EPEL readiness for a RHEL major release. The EPEL team will be part […]

(Video of the meeting is available on YouTube.) Attendees Board members Pat Riehecky Brian Exelbierd Davide Cavalca Johnny Hughes Jim Perrin Mike McLean Rich Bowen (Chair) Thomas Oulevey (Secretary) Directors Absent Josh Boyer Tru Huyhn Karanbir Singh Guests Neal Gompa Kris Knigga Jack Aboutboul Lance Albertson Jonathan Billings Brian Stinson Carl George Glenn Cooper Peter […]

We will be holding another online CentOS Dojo on October 7th and 8th. The call for presentations is now open. More details about the event are in the wiki, which will be updated with additional information as we have it.

This is a followup to our earlier post regarding CentOS' move to the Libera IRC network. Thanks primarily to the efforts of John "Bahhumbug" and our other IRC ops, the move has been completed, and all channels have been moved from Freenode to irc.Libera.chat, complete with the topics, bots, access lists, and supporting documentation. Note […]

Thank you to everyone who responded to my call for feedback on the SIG process. A few people responded on-list. More people responded off-list. I’ve summarized common complaints, and in a few cases provided comments verbatim - especially when they already went to a public list. Please see the centos-devel mailing list for further discussion […]

TL;DR: #centos and #centos-* are moving to libera.chat Over the past few days, there has been some upheaval on the Frenode IRC network, resulting in a number of the staff members quitting and starting a new IRC network. I don't wish to explain all the details here, but you can read more at https://kline.sh which […]