The CentOS Project

Community-driven free software effort focused on delivering a robust open source ecosystem around a Linux platform.

We offer two Linux variants: (What's the difference?)

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Reminder: CentOS Linux 8 is EOL on December 31st

CentOS Linux 8 will reach End Of Life (EOL) on December 31st, 2021. We recommend migrating to CentOS Stream 8 before that time. See this comparision of CentOS Linux and CentOS Stream for more information.

October CentOS Dojo Videos

All video and slides from the October CentOS Dojo are now available on the event website.

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