Chapter 2. Installation

AMQ Interconnect 1.4 is distributed as a set of RPM packages, which are available through your Red Hat subscription.


  1. Ensure your subscription has been activated and your system is registered.

    For more information about using the customer portal to activate your Red Hat subscription and register your system for packages, see Using Your Subscription.

  2. Subscribe to the required repositories:

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

    $ sudo subscription-manager repos --enable=amq-interconnect-1-for-rhel-6-server-rpms --enable=amq-clients-2-for-rhel-6-server-rpms

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

    $ sudo subscription-manager repos --enable=amq-interconnect-1-for-rhel-7-server-rpms --enable=amq-clients-2-for-rhel-7-server-rpms

  3. Use the yum command to install the qpid-dispatch-router and qpid-dispatch-tools packages and their dependencies:

    $ sudo yum install qpid-dispatch-router qpid-dispatch-tools
  4. Use the which command to verify that the qdrouterd executable is present.

    $ which qdrouterd

    The qdrouterd executable should be located at /usr/sbin/qdrouterd.