CentOS 5 (Beta) Releases

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The CentOS team is pleased to announce the availability of CentOS 5 (Beta). Major changes in CentOS 5 (Beta) compared to CentOS 4 include:

These updated software versions: Apache-2.2, php-5.1.6, kernel-2.6.18, Gnome-2.16, KDE-3.5, OpenOffice.org-2.0, Evolution-2.8, Firefox-1.5, Thunderbird-1.5, MySQL-5.0, PostgreSQL-8.1.

Better desktop support with compiz and AIGLX.

Virtualization provided by the Xen hypervisor with Virtual Machine Manager and libvirt.

Sabayon to simplify the construction of user profiles.

Links:
Release Announcement

Release Notes: CentOS | Upstream

Download: i386 | x86_64

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