[CentOS-devel] CentOS betas (was: [Fwd: Re: [Fwd: Wikipidia - Goodbye Red Hat and Fedora]])

Sat Oct 11 19:40:51 UTC 2008
Stephen John Smoogen <smooge at gmail.com>

On Sat, Oct 11, 2008 at 11:16 AM, Ralph Angenendt
<ra+centos at br-online.de> wrote:
> Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams wrote:
>> Well, there you have it.
> Damn, faster than I was.
>> -------- Forwarded Message --------
>> From: Jesse Keating <jkeating at redhat.com>
>> CentOS should be putting out betas that match the RHEL betas so that you
>> can get access to it before the release.  Use Fedora as the technology
>> driver, use Betas as the bugfix cleanup for platform issues, and
>> eventually you get the "Enterprise" release.
> Publically(sp?) available SRPMs for betas aren't available, AFAIR.

Actually they have been but the additional licenses on distribution of
parts of it have been a problem. I think there was a beta of CentOS-5
out. However the time it took to get out 5 final was ready.

Stephen J Smoogen. -- BSD/GNU/Linux
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