Question: How do I upgrade a Red Hat Satellite Server?
Answer: Use Red Hat's Satellite Upgrade Helper
Updated April 21 2021 at 8:00 AM - English
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- Red Hat has created a very useful app within their Customer Portal to help you upgrade your Red Hat Satellite 6.
- The web application has extra steps to help you with your specific Satellite 6 upgrade scenario.
- They mention at the Upgrade Helper page they created this to help prevent known issues.
It supports upgrade paths from 6.3 and higher, upgrading one minor release at a time.
Supported Upgrade Paths You must perform the upgrade from each version to the next. Upgrading from the Beta to GA version is not supported. -> V 6.8 -> V 6.9 -> V 6.7 -> V 6.8 -> V 6.9 -> V 6.6 -> V 6.7 -> V 6.8 -> V 6.9 -> V 6.5 -> V 6.6 -> V 6.7 -> V 6.8 -> V 6.9 -> V 6.4 -> V 6.5 -> V 6.6 -> V 6.7 -> V 6.8 -> V 6.9 -> V 6.3 -> V 6.4 -> V 6.5 -> V 6.6 -> V 6.7 -> V 6.8 -> V 6.9
I highly recommend using this tool. It is well thought out and it asks questions to provide tailored instructions to your specific satellite.