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1.3. Customizing Selected Parts of Red Hat Satellite

Selected parts of the Red Hat Satellite web interface can be customized. These include the headers, footers and login page.
  1. Open the rhn.conf file of Red Hat Satellite in a text editor.
  2. Edit the file with the required content. To enter content that spans multiple lines escape every new line with a backslash character. Backslashes themselves can be escaped but HTML is not escaped.


    Red Hat Satellite does not currently support UTF-8 encoding for rhn.conf.
    • To customize the header edit java.custom_header with the required content.
    • To customize the footer edit java.custom_footer with the required content.
    • To customize the login banner edit java.login_banner with the required content.
  3. Restart Satellite for the changes to take effect.