Are non-root users unable to use podman in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6 or lower?

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Are rootless podman containers supported in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6?
  • When attempting to use rootless podman, commands fail with error: ERRO[0000] error creating libpod runtime: exit status 1


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6
  • podman

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