Chapter 6. RPM Installation via Red Hat Network


Ensure you have followed the instructions in Appendix A, Installing a Java Development Kit on Red Hat Enterprise Linux before proceeding with RPM installation.

6.1. Red Hat Network

Red Hat Network ( is a complete systems management platform for Red Hat Enterprise Linux. RHN provides update, management, and provisioning functionality to Red Hat Enterprise Linux Customers. Red Hat Network is the primary delivery mechanism for subscription software in RPM format.

To perform the installation from Red Hat Network, you must have a Red Hat Network account with a valid entitlement for JBoss Enterprise Application Platform.