[CentOS-devel] CentOS Stream -- centos-release

Neal Gompa

ngompa13 at gmail.com
Mon Jan 20 16:06:33 UTC 2020

On Mon, Jan 20, 2020 at 11:05 AM Jan Pazdziora <jpazdziora at redhat.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> what is the mechanism of contributing change to CentOS Stream but not
> necessarily to CentOS? In RHEL, redhat-release package ships SWID
> tag(s) for the distribution. Looking at
>         http://mirror.centos.org/centos/8-stream/BaseOS/x86_64/os/Packages/
> redhat-release rpm is not included there but centos-release is, the
> same as in CentOS. What is the mechanism of submit pull request for
> centos-release which will end up in CentOS Stream?

We use the same centos-release package in c8 branch for all variants
of CentOS 8, including CentOS 8 Stream. Send a PR there.

Note that centos-release is evolving to be structured more like
fedora-release so that we can support variants better.

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