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Status Submitted
Workspace PowerVM NovaLink
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 21, 2022

Ubuntu 22.04 support for Novalink on Power10 scale-out servers

For Power9 Ubuntu was supported for Novalink.

For Power10 it is not, and only RHEL is supported and it is not free.

We need to have Ubuntu 22.04 support for Novalink on Power10 scale-out servers. Ubuntu 22.04 is a long term support so it is worth to test it on Power10 for Novalink.

 

Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Dec 5, 2022

    Important for our customers and keep in mind that Ubuntu 22.04 will be supported for 5 years: perfect for brand new Power10 !

  • Guest
    Nov 29, 2022
    In my opinion it is a good thing to support a truely free distro such as Ubuntu 22.04
  • Guest
    Nov 24, 2022

    Vital for our business as Ubuntu is much easier to implement and use in that case.