[CentOS] [Fwd: Re: [CentOS-announce] Release for CentOS-5.2 i386 and x86_64]

Farkas Levente lfarkas at lfarkas.org
Wed Jun 25 19:26:34 UTC 2008

may here someone can answer me...

-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Re: [CentOS-announce] Release for CentOS-5.2 i386 and x86_64
Date: Tue, 24 Jun 2008 18:31:20 +0200
From: Farkas Levente <lfarkas at lfarkas.org>
To: The CentOS developers mailing list. <centos-devel at centos.org>
References: <4860E6EB.5000906 at centos.org>

Karanbir Singh wrote:
> We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of CentOS-5.2 for 
> the i386 and x86_64 Architectures.
> CentOS-5.2 is based on the upstream release EL 5.2.0, and includes 
> packages from all variants including Server and Client. All upstream 
> repositories have been combined into one, to make it easier for end 
> users to work with. And the option to further enable external 
> repositories at install time is now available in the installer. Please 
> note that adding non distro repositories might impact system RAM 
> requirements at install time. Refer to the CentOS Release Notes for 
> CentOS 5.2 for more details.
> Further Arch support for PowerPC, IA64 and Sparc are planned and will be 
> released soon. These arch's will follow the existing pattern of release 
> to Beta first, and then to Final.

does this means centos team are working on a sparc release again? since
the upstream provider (afaik) has not a sparc support (the latest
aurora/fedora development team working on it may be in f10).

ps. anyway thanks for your work!

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