Objective

The objective is to configure network Redhat package repository accessible via HTTP protocol. This guide uses Apache webserver as a means to provide HTTP access to the local package repository.

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: - Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 7.3 (Maipo)
  • Software: - Apache/2.4.6 (Red Hat Enterprise Linux)

Requirements

Privileged access to your RHEL server system will be required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

Objective

In case you have troubles with GUI RHEL installation, Redhat also offers text bases solution.

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: - Redhat Linux 7.3

Requirements

Redhat Linux bootable CD/DVD or USB media.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

Objective

The objective is to configure network Redhat package repository accessible via FTP protocol. This guide uses vsftpd as a means to provide FTP access to the package repository.

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: - Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 7.3 (Maipo)
  • Software: - vsftpd: version 3.0.2

Requirements

Privileged access to your RHEL server system will be required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

Objective

The objective of this guide is to provide you with some hints on how to check system version of your Redhat Enterprise Linux (RHEL). There exist multiple ways on how to check the system version, however, depending on your system configuration, not all examples described below may be suitable. For a CentOS specific guide visit How to check CentOS version guide.

Requirements

Privileged access to to your RHEL system may be required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

Objective

The objective is to install Docker engine on Redhat 7 Linux using native docker script.

Requirements

Internet connection as well as a privileged access to your Redhat 7 Linux is required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

  • # - requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of sudo command
  • $ - requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user

Instructions

Install docker

Installation of docker using a native docker script is one command, straight forward process. Before you run the below docker installation command ensure that curl package is installed on your system:
# curl --version
curl 7.29.0 (x86_64-redhat-linux-gnu)

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