Chapter 8. Upgrades
8.1. Upgrade Requirements
- An updated Satellite certificate;
- Satellite Upgrade Package (
- New Installation ISO;
Procedure 8.1. Preparing for Satellite Upgrade
Obtain Satellite Certificate
- Obtain a Satellite certificate from the Red Hat Customer Portal at https://access.redhat.com/home under Subscriptions.
- Save this Certificate on your Satellite server.
Obtain Satellite Upgrade Package (
- Ensure the Satellite is registered to the Red Hat Network Satellite Channel.
- Install the
rhn-upgradepackage with the following commmand:
# yum install rhn-upgradeThis package installs scripts and a comprehensive set of instructions for a Satellite upgrade within the
Obtain Installation ISO
- Obtain a Red Hat Network Satellite 5.5 ISO from the Red Hat Customer Portal at https://access.redhat.com/home under Downloads.
- Download this ISO to your Satellite server.