[CentOS] CentOS 8 future

Tue Dec 15 18:15:47 UTC 2020
R C <cjvijf at gmail.com>

On 12/15/20 11:07 AM, Matthew Miller wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 15, 2020 at 11:24:03AM -0600, Tom Bishop wrote:
>> I know you and other RHEL folks keep saying this about cashing out etc, but
>> they could have kept stream and Centos stable at the same time but chose
>> not to. Ya know, if it walks like a duck and quacks as a duck...who knows
>> maybe this goes down as one of the best decisions ever for RH but I think
>> its going to hurt them in more ways then they ever thought about.
> As I've also said before, I have no special insight into how RH and the
> CentOS board came to this timeline, but I _am_ inclined to believe that the
> motivation is the one that they give: they want to focus attention and
> resources.

yup, I think you are right, they'll pay attention and focus on resources 

>   Look at CloudLinux saying that they plan to invest a million
> dollars a year

WOW!!!!  a million a year, that is amazing, that will definitely get 
things going, with that kind of  money you can hire 3 HS students and 
two college drop outs, that's

how MS started too.

>   into doing their rebuild. It's easy to _say_ "Red Hat could
> easily have done both".