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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 […]

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 […]

Cloud SIG quarterly report

Tuesday, 27, July 2021 amoralej SIG No Comments

Purpose Packaging and maintaining different FOSS based Private cloud infrastructure applications that one can install and run natively on CentOS. https://wiki.centos.org/SpecialInterestGroup/Cloud Releases and Packages Preparation for CentOS Stream 9 The Cloud SIG's goal is to release the next OpenStack coordinated release Xena, planned for Oct 2021, on CentOS Stream 9. To achieve this goal, some […]

Announce: Online Dojo, October 7th and 8th

Wednesday, 21, July 2021 Rich Bowen Uncategorized No Comments

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.

CentOS Board of Directors Minutes, 2021-07-14

Tuesday, 20, July 2021 Rich Bowen Board minutes No Comments

Convened 22:05 In attendance: Board Pat Riehecky Thomas Oulevey (Secretary) Mike McLean Josh Boyer Davide Cavalca Jim Perrin Tru Huynh Rich Bowen (Chair) Guests Matthias Runge Jeffrey Osier-Mixon Ian McLeod Brian Stinson Alfredo Moralejo Alonso Directors Absent: Johnny Hughes Karanbir Singh Brian Exelbierd (Sent regrets and notes on agenda items) Minutes Previous Minutes June minutes […]

Minutes for CentOS Board of Directors for 2021-06-09

Tuesday, 6, July 2021 Rich Bowen Board minutes No Comments

Quorum and started at :09 Attendees Board Johnny Pat Mike Rich  Jim bex Thomas (secretary) Tru KB Guests Davide Cavalca Matthias Runge Aoife Brian Rich Amy Marrich Started 22:09 Quick review of pending issues with Red Hat around the announcement Status of additional RHEL programs for Academic ? (bex) Bex: no formal announcement, redesign existing […]

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: https://composes.stream.centos.org You'll notice a few directories under there, […]