Red Hat Launches RHEL Stream to Compete With the Rising Popularity of CentOS Stream

When Red Hat decided to kill the stable CentOS in favor of rolling release CentOS Stream it created a sort of revolt. .

The adamant sysadmins who preferred a decade old distribution instead of the goodness of the latest software and updates didn8217t like this democratic decision of Red Hat. They foolishly looked for CentOS alternatives despite Red Hat repeatedly telling them that CentOS Stream is for their own good.

Red Hat started offering free RHEL licenses to small scale CentOS users with no intention of luring medium to big scale CentOS users into purchasing RHEL licenses. .

But no one not even the executives at Red Hat and Community members at CentOS had expected CentOS Stream to grow so fast in popularity. .

Instead of moving to RHEL or any other CentOS alternatives like AlmaLinux or Rocky Linux people actually opted to migrate their CentOS 8 servers to CentOS Stream. They even liked all the benefits of CentOS Stream that Red Hat team and CentOS board members pitched to CentOS users.

...

Read Full Post

News Link: https://itsfoss.com/rhel-stream/.
RSS Link: https://itsfoss.com/feed/.

Linux Chatter is a news aggregator service that curates some of the best Linux, Cloud, Technical Guides, Hardware and Security news. We display just enough content from the original post to spark your interest. If you like the topic, then click on the 'read full post' button to visit the author's website. Use Linux Chatter to find content from amazing authors!

Note: The content provided has been modified and is not displayed as intended by the author. Any trademarks, copyrights and rights remain with the source.

Disclaimer: Linux Chatter sources content from RSS feeds and personal content submissions. The views and opinions expressed in these articles are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of Linux Chatter.