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 […]
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, […]
Purpose The CentOS NFV (Network Function Virtualization) SIG provides a CentOS-based stack that will serve as a platform for the deployment and testing of virtual network functions (VNFs) and NFV component packages on compliant CentOS platform. Membership Ales Musil (amusil) has joined as new SIG member. Welcome on board! Packages New package openvswitch2.16 has been […]
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.