[CentOS-devel] 5.6 impact on 6.0 Release plan

Felix Schwarz

felix at schwarz-online.org
Fri Jan 14 09:17:48 UTC 2011

Am 14.01.2011 08:24, schrieb Hubert Bahr:
>    Nobody has yet told me what the difference is between 5.5 + updates
> and 5.6 that makes it essential to push back the rollout of 6.0.I have
> no argument with security fixes, but aren't those already covered by the
> updates?

No. 5.6 contains fixes that are not available for CentOS until 5.6 is 
out. So it's not about new installs, it's about keeping existing 5.x 
installations secure.


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