[CentOS] Fedora bugs and EOL [was Re: CentOS users: please try and provide feedback on Fedora] Boltron

Mon Jul 31 16:07:46 UTC 2017
Walter H. <Walter.H at mathemainzel.info>

On 31.07.2017 13:15, Johnny Hughes wrote:
> Running external things like VMWare Workstation (or other 3rd party
> custom compiled apps) is exactly what enterprise distros like RHEL,
> CentOS, Ubuntu LTS, SUSE SLES are designed for .. running things already
> compiled for a long period of time while providing security updates.
yes, but impossible to stay up-to-date forever,
as the upgrade e.g. from CentOS 6 to CentOS 7 is not supported ...
> If Windows is what you are trying to run, doing that on KVM works fine
> and the VMs are (usually :D) able to run as is when upgrading. to other
> versions.
the goal would have been, to have a Linux as my desktop instead of 
Windows one day ...
my virtual machines are not just Windows, also some ancient things ...