[CentOS] Red Hat commercial support for CentOS/Fedora

Ryan Pugatch rpug at linux.com
Wed Dec 16 23:12:20 UTC 2009

Connie Sieh wrote:
> On Wed, 16 Dec 2009, Ron Blizzard wrote:
>> On Sat, Dec 12, 2009 at 1:10 AM, Rogelio <scubacuda at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Someone told me that if you have a CentOS or Fedora server, you can pay a
>>> Red Hat yearly fee and get them to support it (because the environments are
>>> so similar).
>>> Can anyone here substantiate this claim?
>> No support from Red Hat, as Robert Heller explained, but OpenLogic has
>> recently announced commercial support for CentOS
>> http://www.h-online.com/open/news/item/OpenLogic-offers-CentOS-Linux-support-for-enterprises-873790.html
> But if you want to pay for support for CentOS why not just pay RedHat for 
> RHEL .
> -Connie Sieh

Agreed. CentOS is pretty much RHEL without the support contract.

	- Ryan

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