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Re: CentOS 7.7 latest patches

Post by TrevorH » 2020/09/10 10:38:52

I think it's time to migrate to latest centos 8 just to be sure but hoping there will be more patches in 7.
CentOS 7 will receive patches for nearly 4 more years.

What it won't do is provide patches for outdated point releases. That's always been the way it works - only the current point release gets patches and people running older ones (i.e anyone on 7.7 or less currently) will be told to update to $latest.
CentOS 6 died in November 2020 - migrate to a new version!
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