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by owl102
2021/01/23 07:16:58
Forum: CentOS 8 - General Support
Topic: What do you think of the recent Red Hat announcement about CentOS Linux/Stream?
Replies: 53
Views: 7387

Re: What do you think of the recent Red Hat announcement about CentOS Linux/Stream?

It is not enough to have an army living on the "Bleeding Edge" with Fedora, now RH wants the huge CentOS community to pre-test the next RHEL version in a "Rolling Release" with "CentOS Streams". I agree completely, instead of mis-using users to stabilize Fedora and RHEL they should keep Fedora and ...
by owl102
2021/01/18 12:16:07
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: No package 'dbus-1' found
Replies: 5
Views: 140

Re: No package 'dbus-1' found

It seems you need to install the package `dbus-devel`.
by owl102
2020/12/25 18:32:46
Forum: CentOS 8 - General Support
Topic: CentOS 8 will die and be replaced by Stream
Replies: 105
Views: 7227

Re: CentOS 8 will die and be replaced by Stream

With respect, When these things happen and there is no apparent reason you then follow the money. RedHat and IBM are both commercial corporations and therefore always follow the money. Even when a company does charity stuff they do it to improve their public image in the hope that this way they wou...
by owl102
2020/12/24 21:33:36
Forum: CentOS 8 - General Support
Topic: Centos Migration
Replies: 7
Views: 297

Re: Centos Migration

mania wrote:
2020/12/24 11:59:47
However, when CentOS Stream would be final?
CentOS Stream 8 is EOL on May 2024. (5 years after release of RHEL 8.0)
by owl102
2020/12/24 12:21:58
Forum: CentOS 8 - General Support
Topic: CentOS 8 will die and be replaced by Stream
Replies: 105
Views: 7227

Re: CentOS 8 will die and be replaced by Stream

I find it rather amusing how IBM is bashed here for forcing RedHat into making the current decisions, and how IBM is been marked as the "bad ones". Who is the current president of IBM? Answer: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jim_Whitehurst , the former CEO of Red Hat. Who has supported Linux since 199...
by owl102
2020/11/30 20:00:17
Forum: CentOS 8 - General Support
Topic: Centos 8 virtualbox 6.1 on Windows 10
Replies: 2
Views: 87

Re: Centos 8 virtualbox 6.1 on Windows 10

My crystal ball says that the VM was not installed from scratch but downloaded from https://www.osboxes.org/ .
by owl102
2020/11/15 08:32:10
Forum: CentOS 8 - General Support
Topic: USB EUFI boot fails
Replies: 4
Views: 580

Re: USB EUFI boot fails

However, I need UEFI for gpt disks. No, you don't. Grub and Linux can handle GPT disks in Legacy mode as well. Note: If you want to boot from a GPT disk (using Legacy mode) you need an extra "bios boot" partition where grub gets installed. See also: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BIOS_boot_partition
by owl102
2020/10/15 07:30:34
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: [SOLVED] scriptng in CentOS
Replies: 4
Views: 160

Re: scriptng in CentOS

lightman47 wrote:
2020/10/14 19:30:25
I will however try your $() suggestion first.
Regarding $() vs. backticks: https://mywiki.wooledge.org/BashFAQ/082
by owl102
2020/09/26 12:29:02
Forum: CentOS 7 - Software Support
Topic: [RESOLVED]Help me - Windows does not appear at startup dual boot
Replies: 12
Views: 456

Re: Help me - Windows does not appear at startup dual boot

AFAIK the key to enter the BIOS/UEFI boot menu on an Acer computer is F12 during POST.

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