- Red Hat Satellite 6.5
Guest OSfield is set to
Microsoft MS-DOSwhile importing RHEL8 vm from satellite 6.5 compute resource using vcenter.
This is a known issue filed in Bug 1713538 which is fixed in
Below is a
workaroundfor satellite 6.5:
# cd /opt/theforeman/tfm/root/usr/share/gems/gems/rbvmomi-1.10.0/ # mv vmodl.db /tmp # wget https://github.com/vmware/rbvmomi/blob/master/vmodl.db?raw=true # restorecon -Rv . # vi /usr/share/foreman/app/models/compute_resources/foreman/model/vmware.rb "rhel7_64Guest" => "Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (64-bit)", "rhel7Guest" => "Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (32-bit)", "rhel8_64Guest" => "Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (64-bit)", =======> Add this line below the "rhel7Guest" parameter. # systemctl restart httpd # echo 'pp RbVmomi::VIM::VirtualMachineGuestOsIdentifier.values' | foreman-rake console | grep rhel8 =======> This should now show the RHEL8 Guest OS per VMware setting.
Guest OS version identifiernot updated in
RHEL8is supported in
VMware version 6.7 and above.
Guest OS version identifierneeds to be updated according to vmware documentation in
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