[CentOS] Admins supporting both RHEL and CentOS

Tue Nov 28 23:45:12 UTC 2017
Steven Tardy <sjt5atra at gmail.com>

On Tue, Nov 28, 2017 at 8:06 AM Joseph L. Casale <jcasale at activenetwerx.com>

> On the other hand I see the
> opposite with RHEL where admins constrain installations to the
> point release.

This is most commonly due to 3rd party support stipulations (I’m looking at
you Oracle/SAP) who haven’t/won’t/lag test a fully patched version of the

It also has a lot to do with the admins and the admins competence and
ability to call 1-800-$vendor when something doesn’t work. . . . Two ends
of the same spectrum.