Troy Dawson mengumukan ketersediaan rilis beta pertama Scientific Linux 5.7:
The first beta of Scientific Linux 5.7 has been released. This release has all the new updated packages from the upstream vendor’s Update 7, as well as the security and fastbugs up to yesterday. We have network install images, and DVD images, no CD images are available at this time. Changes since alpha 1: Anaconda has been updated to the version released with Update 7, we have added the normal Scientific Linux patches to the install; Alpine was updated to version 2.02; Intel wireless driver iwlwifi-6000 was updated to version 22.214.171.124; Oracle’s Java was updated to version 1.6.0_26; R was updated to version 2.13.1.
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