[CentOS] EL 6 rollout strategies? (Scientific Linux)

Dag Wieers dag at wieers.com
Wed May 11 01:12:59 UTC 2011

On Tue, 10 May 2011, Ljubomir Ljubojevic wrote:

> Alain Péan wrote:
>  > The problem is that when C6.0 will be released, it is likely that RHEL
>> 6.1 will be already released. So there will be no security updates for
>> C6.0, and it will be better to stay under SL6, until the release of
>> C6.1. I already installed three machines under SL6, and it works fine.
> Once 6.0 packages are figured out (how to compile them), newer versions
> of those packages in 6.1 will be much easier to compile, so I expect no
> more then one month to pass from C6.0 to C6.1

Do you expect the C6.0 -> C6.1 differences to be more complex, or less 
complex than the C5.5 -> C5.6 differences ?

And given that C5.6 took 3 months, are there any reasons why C6.1 would 
take no more than 1 month ?

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