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2014-06-24 (24 Jun 2014)

  • New documentation for RHEL7 - refer to the RHEL7 documentation page for new documentation tailored for RHEL7: as well as links to closest matching 'Development Stream' documentation.
  • The Distribution hints Red Hat Enterprise Linux have been updated for RHEL7.

2014-04-22 (22 Apr 2014)

This developerWorks update is triggered by the 2014-04-22 Statement of Direction (SOD):

IBM intends to extend the General Parallel File System (GPFS) licensed program to support Linux on System z, providing a cluster file system with high-performance, high availability, and parallel file access for System z.

The SOD is part of the following Announcement letter: IBM General Parallel File System V4.1 enhances security, performance, and usability (Passport Advantage). The announcement letters for the Geos can be found at: US, CAN, LA, EMEA, AP, Japan

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2014-02-12 (12 Feb 2014)

  • A new version of the src_vipa-2.1.0 (source VIPA) utility is now available on developerWorks, now including IPv6 support.

2014-01-23 (23 Jan 2014)

2014-01-08 (08 Jan 2014)

This developerWorks update documents upstream contributions to kernel 3.12 and other contributions to Open Source from the Linux on System z team:

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If you want to contact the Linux on System z IBM team refer to the Contact the Linux on System z IBM team page.

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