On 13/02/2022 18:44, Gordon Messmer wrote: > On 2/13/22 10:36, Joshua Kramer wrote: >> I wouldn't go with CentOS for something like that- all of my stuff is on >> Rocky 8. > > > Using Rocky or Alma isn't going to result in a broader set of packages > available on EPEL. Can I politely suggest that such suggestions don't > actually address the question that was asked, and aren't helpful? > Agreed, but the question that was asked is misplaced so re-framing the question is perhaps helpful to the OP. Also note Stream 8 now has little over 2 years of lifespan remaining (until May 2024), giving Stream 8 a *shorter* lifespan that the CentOS 7 it will be replacing (June 30, 2024) - another reason why it may not be the best choice for a new server right now.