[scl.org] Is Software Collections abandoned?
pkubat at redhat.com
Thu Dec 10 09:02:10 UTC 2020
yes, for RHEL8 (and Centos8 as a result) there are no software
collections (SCLs) anymore. The functionality of SCLs has been replaced
by modularity so that is the part of Centos8 you will need to upgrade
from SCLs in Centos7.
For container images we have some UBI-based images available  that
are accessible without a RHEL subscription under a different EULA .
On 12/9/20 12:16 PM, Peter Oliver wrote:
> I notice that at https://www.softwarecollections.org/ you can find
> plenty of CentOS 6 packages (with failing builds), but no CentOS
> (Stream) 8 packages or containers.
> If I want to upgrade from CentOS 7, should I be looking for an
> alternative reliable source of packages and containers?
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