[CentOS-devel] Brief status update, please?

Matthew Miller

mattdm at mattdm.org
Mon Apr 4 13:52:53 UTC 2011

On Mon, Apr 04, 2011 at 02:29:06PM +0100, Karanbir Singh wrote:
> External mirrors should start seeing the 5.6 tree about now, along with 
> updates etc. I hope to have torrents up later today and perhaps release 
> announcement from there. We have cleaned up the msync stuff quite a bit 
> since 5.4 days, so hopefully we can repeat the 5.5 release process where 
> we got external mirrors sync'd in under 24 hrs.
> On the other hand, we have had over 200 new mirrors since 5.5 release! 
> So lets see how that pans out.

Thanks. I'll be looking for it.

> re: 6, I'm still saying 2 - 3 weeks from 5.6 Announcement. In more 
> tangible terms : short of 60 pkgs, 6.0 is all done. But keep in mind 
> this is the distro 'tree', much fun to be had after that with anaconda, 
> mirror setups, yum policies etc. ( so if anyone has kickstarts, test 
> scripts : specially for  acceptance and integration; do share ).

Are plans in place for 6.1?

Matthew Miller           mattdm at mattdm.org          <http://mattdm.org/>

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