Distribution Release: Rocky Linux 8.4
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Rocky Linux is a community enterprise operating system designed to be 100% compatible with Red Hat Enterprise Linux. The project has announced its first stable release which is Rocky Linux 8.4. “We are pleased to announce the General Availability of Rocky Linux 8.4 (Green Obsidian). Rocky Linux is a community enterprise operating system designed to be 100% bug-for-bug compatible with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.4. Since this is the first Release of Rocky Linux, the release notes below reflect only changes in upstream functionality between point releases.” The distribution’s release notes offer details along with tips for converting from other members of the Enterprise Linux family: “The community has created the migrate2rocky tool to aid in the conversion to Rocky Linux 8.4 from other Enterprise Linux systems. This tool has been tested and is generally known to work, however use of it is at your own risk. Community members have successfully migrated test systems to Rocky Linux from: Alma Linux (8.4), CentOS Linux (8.4), Red Hat Enterprise Linux (8.4), Oracle Linux (8.4).” Download (SHA256, pkglist Rocky-8.4-x86_64-dvd1.iso (9,449MB, torrent), Rocky-8.4-x86_64-minimal.iso (1,889MB), Rocky-8.4-x86_64-boot.iso (720MB).
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