centos-release-xen - CentOS Virt SIG Xen repo configs

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 7
Repository CentOS Extras x86_64
Package name centos-release-xen
Package version 8
Package release 3.el7
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 545 B
Download size 6.28 KB
Official Mirror mirror.centos.org
yum configs and scripts to allow easy installation of Xen on CentOS.
NOTE This package may change major versions of Xen automatically on
yum update.  If this is not the behavior you want, please install the
sub-package specific to the version of xen you want to use and then
remove this package.  (At the moment this is centos-release-xen-44 or


Package Version Architecture Repository
centos-release-xen - - -


Name Value
/etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-CentOS-SIG-Virtualization -
/usr/bin/grub-bootxen.sh -


Name Value
centos-release-xen = 8-3.el7
centos-release-xen -
centos-release-xen(x86-64) = 8-3.el7
config(centos-release-xen) = 8-3.el7


Type URL
Binary Package centos-release-xen-8-3.el7.x86_64.rpm
Source Package centos-release-xen-8-3.el7.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install centos-release-xen rpm package:

# yum install centos-release-xen




2016-11-21 - George Dunlap <george.dunlap@citrix.com> - 8-3.centos
- Add repository for 4.8.  Leave default at 4.6 for now.
2016-03-22 - George Dunlap <george.dunlap@citrix.com> - 8-2.centos
- Point centos-release-xen to Xen 4.6 for CentOS 6
2016-02-15 - George Dunlap <george.dunlap@citrix.com> - 8-1.centos
- Break out version-specific packages for those who don\'t want to update
2016-01-20 - George Dunlap <george.dunlap@citrix.com> - 7-12.centos
- Fix bug \in grub-bootxen.sh that caused no initrd line to be installed
when installing or upgrading a kernel when xen was already installed
2015-11-11 - George Dunlap <george.dunlap@citrix.com> - 7-11.centos
- buildlogs (centos-virt-xen-testing) packages are not signed
2015-11-03 - George Dunlap <george.dunlap@citrix.com> - 7-10.centos
- Removed CBS repositories
- Moved C6 repos to Virt SIG layout
- Include all files so we can build the same srpm on any arch
2015-09-16 - George Dunlap <george.dunlap@citrix.com> - 7-9.centos
- Add dependency on Virt SIG gpg key
- Shifted /etc/sysconfig/xen-kernel to xen package
2015-09-15 - George Dunlap <george.dunlap@citrix.com> - 7-8.centos
- Configure for aarch64 systems
2015-09-08 - George Dunlap <george.dunlap@citrix.com> - 7-7.centos
- Change virt6 repos to new format (virt6-xen-{44,46}-{testing,candidate})
2015-09-01 - George Dunlap <george.dunlap@citrix.com> - 7-6.centos
- Add virt7-xen-46-* repos for 4.6 testing

See Also

Package Description
centos-release-xen-common-8-3.el7.x86_64.rpm CentOS Virt Sig Xen support files
clang-3.4.2-8.el7.x86_64.rpm A C language family front-end for LLVM
clang-analyzer-3.4.2-8.el7.noarch.rpm A source code analysis framework
clang-devel-3.4.2-8.el7.x86_64.rpm Header files for clang
cloud-utils-0.27-20.el7.centos.x86_64.rpm Cloud image management utilities
cockpit-176-2.el7.centos.x86_64.rpm A user interface for Linux servers
cockpit-176-4.el7.centos.x86_64.rpm A user interface for Linux servers
cockpit-bridge-176-2.el7.centos.x86_64.rpm Cockpit bridge server-side component
cockpit-bridge-176-4.el7.centos.x86_64.rpm Cockpit bridge server-side component
cockpit-composer-0.1.4-1.el7.noarch.rpm Composer GUI for use with Cockpit
cockpit-dashboard-176-2.el7.centos.x86_64.rpm Cockpit remote servers and dashboard
cockpit-dashboard-176-4.el7.centos.x86_64.rpm Cockpit remote servers and dashboard
cockpit-doc-176-2.el7.centos.x86_64.rpm Cockpit deployment and developer guide
cockpit-doc-176-4.el7.centos.x86_64.rpm Cockpit deployment and developer guide
cockpit-docker-176-2.el7.centos.x86_64.rpm Cockpit user interface for Docker containers