[CentOS-devel] progress?

Fri Feb 18 17:19:11 UTC 2011
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On 2/18/2011 10:47 AM, Dag Wieers wrote:
> It's been almost 2 years I left the CentOS team because I couldn't defend
> the CentOS project anymore. The only thing solved was the ownership of
> the CentOS name and domains, but all the other problems regarding code
> transparency, trust-issues, missing or delayed updates, governance,
> adding more people for redundancy, where the considerable ad income is
> going, etc...
> But I am preaching to the wrong choir, because you obviously know all
> this.
>       http://dag.wieers.com/blog/leaving-centos-team-not-centos-community
> At least with your involvement I am confident CentOS 4.9 will not be as
> late as CentOS 4.8 was. (And this time I am not being cynical)

Have you attempted the same involvement with SL? Or considered building 
a non-scientific respin of their version?  (Basically backing out their 
changes...).  Given the economic environment, maybe it would be good if 
they had some volunteer backup.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com