[CentOS] Is there a Centos 5.1 beta?

Stephen John Smoogen smooge at gmail.com
Fri Jul 20 22:40:44 UTC 2007

On 7/20/07, Robert Moskowitz <rgm at htt-consult.com> wrote:
> Johnny Hughes wrote:
> > Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> >
> >> And if so where can I get information of what is being
> >> fixed/upgraded/added/deleted?
> >>
> >>
> >
> > No ... we don't do a beta until the upstream provider releases their
> > beta.  But even then, we normally do not RELEASE any beta's for an
> > update set (ie, 3.9, 4.5, 5.1 all do not get betas).  We do release
> > major release beta's (ie .. CentOS-3, CentOS-4, CentOS-5 all had beta
> > releases for the final .0 release ... as will CentOS-6).
> >
> OK.  Got the picture, and I suppose that there is no RHEL 5.1 beta in
> progress, or at least not appearant to those outside RH.

>From what one can glean on mailling lists, the list of fixes for 5.1
are still being worked on/closed out so that 5.1beta will probably not
be out til around Sept/Oct. I will probably proved wrong with a beta
announcement tomorrow :).

Stephen J Smoogen. -- CSIRT/Linux System Administrator
How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed
in a naughty world. = Shakespeare. "The Merchant of Venice"

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