Scientific Linux Live CD 6.3 RC2 Available for Testing

The specifications of this Live CD are the same with the regular distribution

By on August 21st, 2012 10:41 GMT

The second Release Candidate version of the Live edition of Scientific Linux 6.3, a recompiled Red Hat Enterprise Linux put together by various labs and universities around the world, is now available for download and testing.

Highlights of Scientific Linux Live CD 6.3 RC2:

• OpenAFS has been updated to version 1.6.1-112.sl6. Additionally, this package has been patched to disable NAT pings;
• External repositories for yum have been added;
• Updated GPG key list and the CERN's key is now listed;
• Xorg Server has been changed in order to remove TUV's support URL.

A complete list of changes and updates can be found in the official announcement for the regular distribution. The Live CD shares all the features and functions of the main distribution.

Download Scientific Linux 6.3 RC2 LiveCD
right now from Softpedia. Remember that this is a development release and it should NOT be installed on production machines. It is intended to be used for testing purposes only.

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