[PVE-User] More templates for Proxmox - CentOS 5.5?

Bruce B bruceb444 at gmail.com
Mon Nov 22 18:25:15 CET 2010

Thanks guys. Amazing input here. I will look at those.

The templates listed for CentOS don't mention the minor version number (e.g.
Show only v5 instead v5.1, v5.4, or v5.5). What is with that? Does that mean
if CentOS-5-* is updated by "yum -y update" then it would upgrade to


On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 8:52 AM, Joe Burleson <jburleson at astate.edu> wrote:

> Bruce,
> You can create your own template from a pre-existing template. You can find
> some instructions at:
> http://wiki.openvz.org/Creating_a_CentOS_5.0_Template
> http://forum.proxmox.com/threads/452-Creating-custom-templates
> I would also recommend reading about DAB on the Proxmox Wiki. It only
> creates Debian templates, but it is really nice.
> Thanks
> Joe Burleson
> Department of Computer Science
> Arkansas State University
> On Sun, Nov 21, 2010 at 11:02 PM, Bruce B <bruceb444 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi Everyone,
>> The templates that are listed/included in current version of Proxmox are
>> from what source? Where can I find a CentOS 5.5? Can I easily make a
>> template of CentOS 5.5 myself without facing trouble (e.g. compatibility,
>> stability, etc...)?
>> In face, what if I do an install of a CentOS 5.5, build other applications
>> on top of it and then turn it to a template for ease of use in future. Is
>> that possible?
>> Thanks,
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