[CentOS] Scientific Linux 6.0 released (based on RHEL 6.0)

Arun Khan knura9 at gmail.com
Fri Mar 4 12:52:13 UTC 2011

On Fri, Mar 4, 2011 at 6:14 PM, Nico Kadel-Garcia <nkadel at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 4, 2011 at 7:35 AM, carlopmart <carlopmart at gmail.com> wrote:
>> And?? Why do you want to start a new flame??

That was certainly not the intent.  Pls. see below.

> Now, now, be nice. It's nice to know if another open source knowledge
> has achieved a goal. It also provides an early testing platform for
> people who want to run some behavior comparisons. For example, the
> format of the "kickstart" file has changed in RHEL 6, and yum no
> longer installs both i386 and x86_64 components by default. It's a lot
> easier to get a handle on such changes if you can test them out early,
> even if CentOS 6 isn't available yet.

Posted here for the motivations cited above and for those interested
in getting an early start.

I don't have access to a RHEL subscription.  I use CentOS.  I am going
to use SL 6 to learn what is going to be new in CentOS 6.

-- Arun Khan

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