2.5. Repository Requirements

Both the Undercloud and Overcloud require access to Red Hat repositories either through the Red Hat Content Delivery Network, or through Red Hat Satellite 5 or 6. If using a Red Hat Satellite Server, synchronize the required repositories to your OpenStack Platform environment. Use the following list of CDN channel names as a guide:

Table 2.1. OpenStack Platform Repositories

Name
Repository
Description of Requirement
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server (RPMs)
rhel-7-server-rpms
Base operating system repository.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server - Extras (RPMs)
rhel-7-server-extras-rpms
Contains Red Hat OpenStack Platform dependencies.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server - RH Common (RPMs)
rhel-7-server-rh-common-rpms
Contains tools for deploying and configuring Red Hat OpenStack Platform.
Red Hat Satellite Tools for RHEL 7 Server RPMs x86_64
rhel-7-server-satellite-tools-6.1-rpms
Tools for managing hosts with Red Hat Satellite 6.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux High Availability (for RHEL 7 Server) (RPMs)
rhel-ha-for-rhel-7-server-rpms
High availability tools for Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Used for Controller node high availability.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 8 director for RHEL 7 (RPMs)
rhel-7-server-openstack-8-director-rpms
Red Hat OpenStack Platform director repository. Red Hat OpenStack Platform director repository. Also provides some tools for use on director-deployed Overclouds.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 8 for RHEL 7 (RPMs)
rhel-7-server-openstack-8-rpms
Core Red Hat OpenStack Platform repository.
Red Hat Ceph Storage OSD 1.3 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server (RPMs)
rhel-7-server-rhceph-1.3-osd-rpms
(For Ceph Storage Nodes) Repository for Ceph Storage Object Storage daemon. Installed on Ceph Storage nodes.
Red Hat Ceph Storage MON 1.3 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server (RPMs)
rhel-7-server-rhceph-1.3-mon-rpms
(For Ceph Storage Nodes) Repository for Ceph Storage Monitor daemon. Installed on Controller nodes in OpenStack environments using Ceph Storage nodes.

Note

To configure repositories for your Red Hat OpenStack Platform environment in an offline network, see "Configuring Red Hat OpenStack Platform Director in an Offline Environment" on the Red Hat Customer Portal.