[CentOS] Centos 6 Update?

Thu Apr 7 17:36:51 UTC 2011
Александр Кириллов <nevis2us at infoline.su>

>> Fully agree. This attitude has lead many companies I know to drop 
>> CentOS
>> in favour of other distros. This project is sure not going in the 
>> right
>> direction.
>> I know, I'm going to be told to use something else, I know I know, 
>> I'm
>> looking for alternatives.
> Good ... if you don't like CentOS, then we do not want you to use it.
> For people who do like it, we do want you to use it.
> What we do not want is for people to think that they have a Service
> Level Agreement with CentOS to produce updates on their schedule.
> If you WANT a service level agreement with me, then you may contract 
> for
> one.  If you pay me enough, I will guarantee you updates on what ever
> schedule you are willing to pay for.  I will be very professional in 
> my
> dealings with you in that case too.
> When you want something that is provided for free, and when you want 
> to
> treat me like you are paying me a million dollars a year to give it 
> to
> you, guess what ...
> You can also get service level agreements from Red Hat or from Oracle 
> or
> Novell.

 If this is all about money and what isn't, why don't you try and start 
 accepting cash donations
 to the project which have been disabled for a couple of years now? Some 
 extra income
 for the devs with no strings attached. You may even set financing 
 targets the way
 wikipedia does it. What's wrong with that?