[K12OSN] CentOS or Scientific Linux?

Jeff Siddall news at siddall.name
Tue Jan 3 18:58:01 UTC 2012

On 01/01/2012 05:37 PM, Warren Togami Jr. wrote:
> Hey folks,
> Currently K12Linux is based on SL6.1 because CentOS has been very bad at
> keeping up with updates in the past year. But then recently CentOS
> surprised everyone by releasing 6.2 very rapidly after RHEL 6.2. SL 6.2
> is slightly behind. You folks think we should we keep K12Linux with SL,
> or move to CentOS 6.2?

Is it a big deal to allow either?  Do they diverge enough that one would 
work and the other wouldn't?

Reason I ask is that I pretty much wholesale switched from CentOS to SL 
since CentOS 6 took so long to arrive.  Now I run SL pretty much everywhere.


> BTW, I really hope people can move discussion to the K12Linux Facebook
> group. I can more easily read and respond to stuff there than this
> mailing list.

Sorry, but like most others here I would rather not use Facebook.


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