Now Available - Amazon Linux AMI 2017.09


Posted on October 4th 2017

The latest version of the Amazon Linux AMI (2017.09) is now available in all AWS Regions for all current-generation EC2 instances. The AMI contains a supported and maintained Linux image that is designed to provide a stable, secure, high performance environment for applications running on EC2.

Improvements

  • Kernel 4.9.51
  • Amazon SSM Agent
  • Python 3.6
  • Ruby 2.4
  • OpenSSL
  • HTTP/2
  • Postgres 9.6
  • MySQL 5.7
  • OpenMPI
  • and much more!


Upgrading

sudo yum clean all
sudo yum update

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