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CentOS 6.2 Release?

Postby pschaff » 2011/12/06 16:13:56

Signs point to an imminent RHEL-6.2 release. Bets on CentOS-6.2 release date are now open. :-)

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# rpm -q redhat-release-server
redhat-release-server-6Server-6.2.0.3.el6.x86_64
# cat /etc/redhat-release
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.2 (Santiago)
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Re: CentOS 6.2 Release?

Postby JrBobDobbs » 2011/12/06 18:29:38

pschaff wrote:
Bets on CentOS-6.2 release date are now open. :-)


Same day as RHEL 6.3, if today is precedent... :-D
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Re: CentOS 6.2 Release?

Postby jlehtone » 2011/12/07 08:59:25

We'll see.

In the meantime, I'll bet that someone is bound to ask a question: CR?
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Re: CentOS 6.2 Release?

Postby pschaff » 2011/12/07 21:31:57

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Re: CentOS 6.2 Release?

Postby pjc123 » 2011/12/08 13:35:41

pschaff wrote:
Bets on CentOS-6.2 release date are now open. :-)


Unfortunately, by that time, the response from many people might well be "What is CentOS?" or 'I think I read about that in the "History of Linux" opening chapter of one of my technical books' (Oh yeah, that's right, books will be replaced by tablets by then as well !).

It took a lot to resist the temptation to start a new "CentOS 6.3 Release?" thread.
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Re: CentOS 6.2 Release?

Postby pschaff » 2011/12/08 16:13:56

pjc123 wrote:
Unfortunately, by that time, the response from many people might well be "What is CentOS?" or 'I think I read about that in the "History of Linux" opening chapter of one of my technical books' (Oh yeah, that's right, books will be replaced by tablets by then as well !).


CentOS currently gets 86,400,000 hits on Google, is #8 on DistroWatch today, and is still on their Major Distributions page, so reports of its demise seem to be premature. :-)

It took a lot to resist the temptation to start a new "CentOS 6.3 Release?" thread.

That would not be considered fair game until TUV releases RHEL6u3.
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Re: CentOS 6.2 Release?

Postby sblantipodi » 2011/12/08 18:22:15

JrBobDobbs wrote:
Same day as RHEL 6.3, if today is precedent... :-D


Funny but I hope that this story will end with centos 6.1 since the story
isn't really funny.
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Re: CentOS 6.2 Release?

Postby hawaiian717 » 2011/12/09 19:21:49

Some 6.2 updates from Twitter:

@CentOS wrote:
6.2 news: we have completed all package requirements. Now working to get the tree's passing all tests.


@sheltren wrote:
Yes, we're moving fast with @CentOS 6.2 release. I'm already syncing the first OS tree from QA!
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CentOS 6.2 Release?

Postby hughesjr » 2011/12/10 02:10:51

Believe it or not ....

We have just pushed a 6.2 iso set and trees for i386 and x86_64 to the QA server.

There are 3 or 4 packages that we (kbsingh and I) know need to be built/rebuilt.

I think we can realistically expect to have the packages in CR in a week or less time.

It is not April 1st. so this is NOT a joke !!!!!
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Re: CentOS 6.2 Release?

Postby toracat » 2011/12/10 02:18:33

hughesjr wrote:

It is not April 1st. so this is NOT a joke !!!!!

Fine. Then your post on the CentOS mailing list is not a joke, right?

The CentOS team sucks ... it took XXXX days to do 6.1 ... it is going to
take twice as long to get 6.2

My mom said CentOS blows.

kbsingh is ugly.

hughesjr is old and fat.
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