CentOS 5.7 released
Karanbir Singh has announced the release of <a href="http://distrowatch.com/centos">CentOS</a> 5.7, a free enterprise Linux distribution built from source code for <a href="http://distrowatch.com/redhat">Red Hat</a> Enterprise Linux of the same version number: "We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of CentOS 5.7 for i386 and x86_64 architectures. CentOS 5.7 is based on the upstream release EL 5.7 and includes packages from all variants including server and client. All upstream repositories have been combined into one to make it easier for end users to work with. CentOS conforms fully to the upstream vendor's redistribution policy and aims to be 100% binary compatible. CentOS 5.7 is the seventh update to the CentOS 5 distribution series, it contains a lot of bug fixes, updates and new functionality." More information is available in the <a href="http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2011-September/017727.... announcement</a> as well as the CentOS-specific <a href="http://wiki.centos.org/Manuals/ReleaseNotes/CentOS5.7">release notes</a>. <a href="http://isoredirect.centos.org/centos/5/isos/">Download</a> (<a href="http://www.centos.org/modules/tinycontent/index.php?id=30">mirror list</a>) the installation DVD images from here: <a href="http://mirrors.ecvps.com/centos/5.7/isos/i386/CentOS-5.7-i386-bin-DVD-1o... (3,438MB, <a href="http://mirrors.ecvps.com/centos/5.7/isos/i386/sha256sum.txt">SHA256</a>, <a href="http://mirrors.ecvps.com/centos/5.7/isos/i386/CentOS-5.7-i386-bin-DVD.to...), <a href="http://mirror.vcu.edu/pub/gnu+linux/centos/5.7/isos/x86_64/CentOS-5.7-x8... (4,075MB, <a href="http://mirror.vcu.edu/pub/gnu+linux/centos/5.7/isos/x86_64/sha256sum.txt..., <a href="http://mirror.vcu.edu/pub/gnu+linux/centos/5.7/isos/x86_64/CentOS-5.7-x8...).