[Arm-dev] Armv7 EOL

Karanbir Singh mail-lists at karan.org
Sun Oct 9 01:44:22 UTC 2016

On 08/10/16 12:15, Nicolas Repentin wrote:
> Hello
> Can you tell me if CentOS 7 Armv7hl is maintained, and follow the same
> versions of packages as x86_64 versions?
> What is the end of life date for this version?

the arm7 repos are getting updates, in sync with the x86_64 tree, for
the rpms built/ported already

> Maybe it's better to use aarch64?

the aarch64 distro is a more complete setup, yes - but you cant use
aarch64 distro on a armv7 hardware piece, so your choice in distro arch
will largely be driven by the hardware choices you make.

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