[Centos] suggestions for CentOS
lance at uklinux.net
Thu Aug 12 00:15:03 UTC 2004
On Thu, 12 Aug 2004, John Newbigin wrote:
> What about some kind of overall color scheme? something like
> Green = cAos 1 or 2
> Red = CentOS 3
> Blue = CentOS 2
> On the main page, show the latest announcement for each distro with it's
> color coded icon beside it. These could include errata announcements
> which are issued more frequently than other distro news (for CentOS 2/3
> Each distro can then have a color coded info & faq page.
I am in favour of a completely separate website for CentOS , at
www.centos.org , obviously linked to the caosity website.
This is the only way IMHO to avoid the current confusion.
Hopefully donavan is ready to start work on it :)
> I think another thing we should have is a 'migration centre' which can
> help people decide what product and procedure to use to upgrade from
> various distros.
> Something along the lines of:
> RedHat 7.2 -> reinstall with CentOS-2
> -> reinstall with CentOS-3.1
> -> reinstall with cAos
> -> live update to CentOS-2
> RedHat 9 -> reinstall CentOS-3.1
> -> live update to CentOS-3.1
> RHEL 2.1 -> live update to CentOS-2
> RHEL 3 -> live update to CentOS-3
> And I am sure there are more. For each procedure, instructions and
> pitfalls etc can be listed, perhaps with community feedback etc.
Great idea - just needs someone to put it all together ....
> donavan nelson wrote:
> > Hmmmm, do I hear my name being called here?
seems so :)
> > Lance are you around?
For the next couple of days ....
> >> Especially making a bigger difference on
> >> the site
> >> between cAos and CentOS 3 would be great (the way the site is designed).
> >> I also regret to not find any information on google groups about that.
> >> It's
> >> so sad.. Isn't it possible to post your e-mails to google groups (open
> >> a new
> >> channel for centos, etc..) ?
> >> In all cases, thank you for all, I'm very pleased to use CentOS 3 and
> >> try to
> >> make it
> >> known by others !
> >> Hope this will help..
> >> Daniel
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