Introduction To Application Streams In Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Red Hat News, June 17th, 2020
June 17, 2020,
Volume 267, Issue 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 comes with a new feature called Application Streams (AppStreams), in which multiple versions of packages are provided, with a known period of support
"These modules can be thought of as package groups that represent an application, a set of tools, or runtime languages.
Each of these modules can have different streams, which represent different versions of software, giving the user the option to use whichever version best suits their needs. Each module will also have installation profiles, which help to define a specific use case, and will determine which packages are installed on the system..."
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