2.2. Installing the Red Hat Virtualization Manager Packages

Before you can configure and use the Red Hat Virtualization Manager, you must install the rhvm package and dependencies.

Installing the Red Hat Virtualization Manager Packages

  1. To ensure all packages are up to date, run the following command on the machine where you are installing the Red Hat Virtualization Manager:

    # yum update
    Note

    Reboot the machine if any kernel related packages have been updated.

  2. Run the following command to install the rhvm package and dependencies.

    # yum install rhvm

Proceed to the next step to configure your Red Hat Virtualization Manager.