[CentOS] Any further developments on CentOS7 for i386?

Kay Schenk kay.schenk at gmail.com
Tue Jun 21 22:22:19 UTC 2016


On 10/07/2015 01:05 PM, Johnny Hughes wrote:
> On 10/07/2015 11:12 AM, Kay Schenk wrote:
>> On Wed, Oct 7, 2015 at 6:21 AM, Johnny Hughes <johnny at centos.org> wrote:
>>
>>> On 10/06/2015 05:30 PM, Kay Schenk wrote:
>>>> Well I haven't tested out the CentOS 7 for i386 yet as sent in the
>>>> message of 06/02--
>>>>
>>>> https://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-devel/2015-June/013426.html
>>>>
>>>> Nor have I seen any additional information. So how is this going?
>>>> I'm almost ready to jump in as I would really prefer to be on  Gnome 3.
>>>>
>>>
>>> We have moved it into place here, which is where it is going to live
>>> permanently:
>>>
>>> http://mirror.centos.org/altarch/7/os/i386/
>>>
>>
>> ​Ok, thanks. I may install this soonish...

Well I have not gotten to this. Since this is a "community" distro, are 
patches and updates provided in the same timeframe as they would be for 
CentOS 7 64-bit?

I don't readily see anything like a SIG mailing list or I'd ask there.

Thanks.

>>>>
>>
>>>
>>> I am working on a wiki page now and we are still doing some testing, but
>>> the 32 bit arch should be completely usable right now and installable
>>> (in its final form) from these isos:
>>>
>>> http://mirror.centos.org/altarch/7/isos/i386/
>>>
>>> The 2 bugs listed in the link above are still there:
>>>
>>> 1.  If installing on a QEMU (kvm) i386 VM, you must modify the VM cpu to
>>> use "copy host cpu"
>>>
>>> http://bugs.centos.org/view.php?id=8748
>>>
>>> 2.  The gnome desktop will not exit or log out from the menu.
>>>
>>>   http://bugs.centos.org/view.php?id=8834
>>>
>>> Both have workarounds listed.
>>>
>>
>> ​um...hmmm...the non-logout from Gnome would certainly be a hassle for me,
>> but not the shutdown as I don't shutdown from GUI. OK, I will look further
>> into this before changing over.
>>
>
> The GUI logout works fine once you:
>
> gsettings set org.gnome.SessionManager logout-prompt false
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