Chapter 1. Major Features

The following are the major features released as part of RHN Satellite Server 5.2.0.
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is now supported as a base operating system for RHN Satellite Server installation. Refer to the Red Hat Network Satellite Installation Guide for more information.
  • RHN Satellite Server now supports Oracle Database 10g Release 2 Standard Edition and Enterprise Edition. For more information about Database requirements, refer to the Red Hat Network Satellite Installation Guide.
  • RHN Proxy Server includes a command-line installation program as a Technology Preview. The proxy-installer package contains an installation program that guides the user through a complete installation of RHN Proxy Server via text-based interactive prompts.
    Note that Technology Preview features are not supported, may not be functionally complete, and are not supported for production use. They are included here as a customer convenience and to provide the feature with wider exposure.