Hi all,I made the jump from Windows to Ubuntu a couple months ago just to get my feet wet in Linux. Then, I thought I'd jump into CentOS to practice since that's what we use RHEL at... [by toeknee2120]
on 06/24/2012 – Made popular on 06/24/2012
Rukiri wrote:For Servers though I would consider Arch but the constant updating freaks me out as an IT, Gentoo makes me want to jump off the ledge, Suse, CentOS, Oracle Linux, or even RedHat have less frequent updates and are made for the serverI used to use Arch for a couple of VPS servers I have (1 web server, 1 mail server and 1 database server).
I've added the CentOS 6 Updates yum repository to my RHEL 6.4 machine. That's because RHEL doesn't ship with the php-snmp package - and the easiest one to find is on the CentOS site. Anyways, this appears to work okay in my environment - no problems I see.
My questions are if this is an acceptable practice - keeping the original RHEL yum repositories active and adding the CentOS to the mix?