Convert2RHEL is currently unsupported by Red Hat.
We recommend that you seek the support of Red Hat Consulting services to ensure that the conversion process is smooth.
The Red Hat packages installed as part of a successfully converted system are automatically eligible for Red Hat support.
Red Hat support may not be provided for the third-party packages that are left unchanged during the conversion process. See the Red Hat policy on supporting third-party software.
If you encounter any issues with the
Convert2RHEL utility, file an issue in GitHub.
What is Convert2RHEL?
Convert2RHEL is a utility that converts your operating system from a different Linux distribution to Red Hat Enterprise Linux. You can convert the following Linux distributions:
- Oracle Linux 6, 7, and 8
- CentOS Linux 6, 7, and 8
Where are the download links?
You can download the RPMs for Convert2RHEL using the links below. Choose the RPM that corresponds to the distribution and major version of the system that you are planning to convert. Click the link to start your download.
- RPM for Oracle Linux 8 and CentOS Linux 8
- RPM for Oracle Linux 7 and CentOS Linux 7
- RPM for Oracle Linux 6 and CentOS Linux 6
To install one of these RPMs, run:
# yum install <path to the downloaded convert2rhel rpm>
How do I use Convert2RHEL?
Convert2RHEL is a command-line utility. See the How to convert from CentOS Linux or Oracle Linux to RHEL page for step-by-step instructions and the support scope. Always back up your system before performing the conversion.