Chapter 1. Insights client overview

The Insights client (insights-client) is the client for Red Hat Insights for Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Run insights-client from the command line.

1.1. Red Hat Insights client distribution

Insights client is available for the following releases of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL).

RHEL releaseComments

RHEL 9

Distributed with Insights client pre-installed.

RHEL 8

Distributed with Insights client pre-installed, unless RHEL 8 was installed as a minimal installation.

RHEL 7

Distributed with the Insights client RPM package loaded but not installed.

RHEL 6.10 and later

You must download the Insights client RPM package and install it.