[CentOS] Centos Stream 9 module list

Thu Jan 12 20:12:08 UTC 2023
Gionatan Danti <g.danti at assyoma.it>

Il 2023-01-12 16:10 Josh Boyer ha scritto:
> Modules are one of several packaging formats we have.  With CentOS
> Stream 9/ RHEL 9, we took user and customer feedback on how the
> default versions of software are packaged and determined that the
> defaults should be normal RPMs.  Newer and alternative versions of
> software will be delivered as modules in some cases, or as regular
> RPMs with applicable versioning in others.
> josh

Hi Josh,
can I ask the rationale behind this decision?

It seems "strange" to have some different version in the main repos, 
with versioned RPMs, and other in specific modules (which needs to be 
manually enabled).


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