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Automotive SIG in full swing

Friday, 15, October 2021 Jefro SIG No Comments

The CentOS Automotive SIG launched in August following approval from the CentOS Board in July. This SIG, instigated by Red Hat and open to all, is meant to be a neutral public space for collaboration between third parties interested in open development of software targeted at in-vehicle automotive use cases, and to provide automotive projects […]

October news (Video)

Wednesday, 13, October 2021 Rich Bowen Uncategorized No Comments

Here's an overview of the news for October.

Software Collections SIG quarterly report, October 2021

Tuesday, 5, October 2021 Rich Bowen Uncategorized No Comments

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 quarterly report

Tuesday, 5, October 2021 Rich Bowen Uncategorized No Comments

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 […]

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 Hyperscale SIG Quarterly Report for 2021Q3

Saturday, 2, October 2021 Davide Cavalca SIG No Comments

This report covers work that happened between July 2nd and October 1st. For previous work, see the 2021Q2 report. Purpose The Hyperscale SIG focuses on enabling CentOS Stream deployment on large-scale infrastructures and facilitating collaboration on packages and tooling. Membership update Since the last update, the SIG gained three new members (Chris Murphy, Omar Sandoval […]

Minutes for CentOS Board of Directors for 2021-09-08

Monday, 13, September 2021 Thomas Oulevey Board minutes No Comments

Attendees Board members Pat Riehecky Brian Exelbierd Davide Cavalca Jim Perrin Mike McLean Tru Huyhn Rich Bowen (Chair) Thomas Oulevey (Secretary) Directors Absent Josh Boyer Johnny Hughes Karanbir Singh Guests Lance Albertson Alain Reguera Delgado Neal Gompa Amy Marrich Brian Stinson Karsten Wade **Quorum at 22:05** Agenda Previous minutes https://blog.centos.org/2021/08/minutes-for-centos-board-of-directors-for-2021-08-11/ no further comment. On-going discussion […]

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 […]

CPE to staff EPEL work

Thursday, 2, September 2021 Rich Bowen Uncategorized No Comments

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 […]

Minutes for CentOS Board of Directors for 2021-08-11

Wednesday, 18, August 2021 Thomas Oulevey Board minutes, Uncategorized 2 Comments

(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 […]