[CentOS] CentOS Stream from bottom works, what is this?

Thu Dec 10 17:06:47 UTC 2020
Phelps, Matthew <mphelps at cfa.harvard.edu>

On Thu, Dec 10, 2020 at 12:02 PM Bernstein, Noam CIV USN NRL (6393)
Washington DC (USA) via CentOS <centos at centos.org> wrote:

> > On Dec 10, 2020, at 11:50 AM, me at tdiehl.org wrote:
> >
> > So if I understand this correctly, centos8 + will basically be a rolling
> release
> > and we will never know what we are really running. Is this correct?
> That's my understanding, iff you automatically install all CentOS stream
> updates the moment they become available.  But I still don't see why nearly
> no one is going for the idea that there be some way (ideally automated) to
> tag all the packages at the point of the RedHat release, and install only
> those from Stream once the RHEL release is ready?

That's called CentOS  8, and it's been killed.


*Matt Phelps*

*Information Technology Specialist, Systems Administrator*

(Computation Facility, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory)

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