This article is for those of you who do not want to install a whole new operating system only to discover some technical details about the default installation like, disk layout, packages included, software versions and so on. Here we are going to review in several sections what is like to have a default installation of CentOS 6.10.
Despite the old kernel, as you can see branch 2.6.x (2.6.32) it detects successfully the new RYZEN/Threadripper AMD and the system is stable (though we could not boot in UEFI mode!).
The CentOS 6.10 you can have
- Xorg X server – 1.17.4
- GNOME (the GUI) – 2.28.2
- K Desktop Environment – Workspace 4.3.4
- linux kernel – 2.6.32 (2.6.32-754.el6)
- linux-firmware – no version, multiple packages for the drivers
- QT – 4.6.2
- libc – 2.12
- gnu gcc – 4.4.7
- coreutils – 8.4
- yum – 3.2.29
- cups – 1.4.2
- MySQL server – 5.1.73
- PHP – 5.3.3
- python – 2.6.6
- perl – 5.10.1
- ruby – 220.127.116.114
- OpenJDK – 18.104.22.168.b12 and also includes 22.214.171.124 and 126.96.36.199
Note: Not all of the above software comes installed by default.
Installed packages are 268 occupying 717M space:
[root@srv ~]# yum list installed|wc -l 268 [root@srv ~]# df -h / Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/mapper/vg_srv-lv_root 50G 717M 46G 2% /