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CentOS 5.5 x86 Install 9 CD Set
Platform: x86
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May 2010
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version: 5.5
format: CD-R
packaging: CD Sleeve
license: Open Source License
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CentOS 5.5, a distribution created by compiling the source packages for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.5: CentOS 5.5 is based on the upstream release 5.5 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.
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CentOS 5.5 is the fifth update to the CentOS 5 distribution series. It contains a lot of bugfixes, updates and new functionality.

CentOS as a group is a community of open source contributors and users. Typical CentOS users are organisations and individuals that do not need strong commercial support in order to achieve successful operation. CentOS is 100% compatible rebuild of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux, in full compliance with Red Hat's redistribution requirements. CentOS is for people who need an enterprise class operating system stability without the cost of certification and support.

CentOS is developed by a small but growing team of core developers.In turn the core developers are supported by an active user community including system administrators, network administrators, enterprise users, managers, core Linux contributors and Linux enthusiasts from around the world.

CentOS has numerous advantages over some of the other clone projects including:an active and growing user community, quickly rebuilt, tested, and QA'ed errata packages, an extensive mirror network, developers who are contactable and responsive, multiple free support avenues including IRC Chat, Mailing Lists, Forums, a dynamic FAQ.

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  product features
New packages in 5.5 that were not present in 5.4
gpxe (x86_64 only)

  product contents
9 Total CDROMs for use with x86 platforms
7 CDs for Install
1 Live CD
1 Net Install CD
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