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Integrating Trac, Jenkins and Cobbler—Customizing Linux Operating Systems for Organizational Needs

Oct 20, 2014, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])

Organizations supporting Linux operating systems commonly have a need to build customized software to add or replace packages on production systems.

This need comes from timing and policy differences between customers and the upstream distribution maintainers. In practice, bugs and security concerns reported by customers will be prioritized to appropriate levels for the distribution maintainers who are trying to support all their customers. This means that customers often need to support patches to fill the gap.

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