[Clip] New to Clip
kmacmillan at tresys.com
Tue Jan 18 09:14:00 CST 2011
> -----Original Message-----
> From: clip-bounces at oss.tresys.com [mailto:clip-bounces at oss.tresys.com]
> Behalf Of Stephen Smalley
> Sent: Thursday, January 13, 2011 9:00 AM
> To: Brandon Whalen
> Cc: clip at oss.tresys.com
> Subject: Re: [Clip] New to Clip
> On Tue, 2011-01-11 at 13:02 -0500, Brandon Whalen wrote:
> > John,
> > During the last year we (Tresys) have been focusing our efforts on
> > how the lockdown and SCAP validation content of CLIP is built and
> > part of the secstate project (https://fedorahosted.org/secstate/).
> > that has been successful, we currently have a dilemma: secstate and
> > associated content aren't ready to go and CLIP needs updating for
> > Basically, we're trying to decide whether we can get the future path
> > to go quickly enough for current needs or whether we should keep
> > CLIP updated for RHEL 5 and move to secstate for RHEL 6.
> > My guess is that we'll try to do at least one more CLIP release to
> > RHEL 5.5. We have some patches internally and we've had some
> > with other CLIP users offline about changes that they did for 5.5.
> > have any interest in helping test a 5.5 version?
> FWIW, RHEL 5.6 was just released, so that makes a 5.5 version somewhat
> moot IMHO.
Well, we at least need a 5.5 version for things in progress and we've
done the work - so a release will likely happen. Hopefully we can then
do a 5.6.
> Stephen Smalley
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