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Distribution updates: CentOS 7.1, OpenSUSE 13.2

01-04-2015, 10:13

CentOS has just announced the release of CentOS Linux 7 build 1503, otherwise named CentOS 7.1.

OVH has of course already updated the installations to bring you this latest version.

The Release Notes are available here:

As CentOS is a clone of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, the details of this update are available on the Red Hat website:

Some interesting points:
- LVM cache: possibility to use SSD as a cache device for LVM
- Docker 1.4.1
- OpenSSH 6.6.1
- new libguestfs tools: virt-builder, virt-diff, virt-log, virt-v2v, ...

You can (and should!) update your current version with the "yum update".

Last week, we also updated the OpenSUSE distributions to give you version 13.2. Here's the link for the details on this release:
- kernel 3.14 (OVH) and 3.16 (OpenSUSE) as an option
- integration of
- Btrfs for / by default
- PHP 5.6.1

The update is done with zypper: