The CentOS Project
Community-driven free software effort focused on delivering a robust open source ecosystem around a Linux platform.
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News and events
CentOS Linux 8 (2105) Released
IRC channels moving to libera.chat
Due to recent changes in the Freenode IRC network, the official CentOS IRC presence is moving to Libera.chat
- CentOS Blog: CentOS Board welcomes new directors
Jun 9, 2021 — The CentOS Board of Directors is delighted to welcome two new directors - Davide Cavalca and Josh Boyer - to the Board. Please join us in welcoming th...
- CentOS Blog: CentOS Community Newsletter, June 2021
Jun 8, 2021 — (Yes, we're a little late this month. Sorry about that.) Dear CentOS Enthusiasts, Here's what's happening around the CentOS community lately. CentOS L...
- CentOS Blog: CentOS Linux 8 (2105) Released
Jun 3, 2021 — Release for CentOS Linux 8 (2105) We are pleased to announce the general availability of the latest version of CentOS Linux 8. Effectively immediate...
- CentOS Blog: Minutes for CentOS Board of Directors for 2021-05-12
May 21, 2021 — Quorum and started at :05 Directors in attendance were: Jim Perrin Tru Huynh Pat Riehecky Mike McLean Brian Exelbierd (Red Hat Liaison) Thomas Ouleve...
- CentOS Blog: SIG experience feedback
May 21, 2021 — Thank you to everyone who responded to my call for feedback on the SIG process. A few people responded on-list. More people responded off-list. I’ve s...
- CentOS Blog: CentOS IRC channels moving to irc.libera.chat
May 19, 2021 — TL;DR: #centos and #centos-* are moving to libera.chat Over the past few days, there has been some upheaval on the Frenode IRC network, resulting in a...
- CentOS Blog: CPE is hiring
May 5, 2021 — The Community Platform Engineering group, or CPE for short, is the Red Hat team combining IT and release engineering from Fedora and CentOS. Our goal ...
- CentOS Blog: CentOS Community Newsletter, May 2021 (#2105)
May 4, 2021 — Hello, friends, It's been another busy month in the CentOS Project, so we'll get straight to the news: CentOS Stream News Last week, Brian Stinson ann...
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The CentOS Project is a community-driven free software effort focused on delivering a robust open source ecosystem around a Linux platform.