Which channels are required for RHEV 3.x GA version?

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Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) 3.1, 3.3, 3.5

Issue

  • Which channels are required for RHEV 3.1, 3.3 & 3.5 GA?

Resolution

Following four channels are required to start the rhevm 3.1 GA installation:

jbappplatform-6-x86_64-server-6-rpm
rhel-x86_64-server-6
rhel-x86_64-server-6-rhevm-3.1
rhel-x86_64-server-supplementary-6
  • Using rhn-channel command the following channels can be added on the rhevm system:
# rhn-channel --add --channel=rhel-x86_64-server-6
# rhn-channel --add --channel=rhel-x86_64-server-supplementary-6
# rhn-channel --add --channel=rhel-x86_64-server-6-rhevm-3.1
# rhn-channel --add --channel=jbappplatform-6-x86_64-server-6-rpm

The following channels are needed to begin the RHEV 3.3 installation or upgrade process:

rhel-x86_64-server-6
rhel-x86_64-server-supplementary-6
rhel-x86_64-server-6-rhevm-3.3
jbappplatform-6-x86_64-server-6-rpm
  • Using rhn-channel command the following channels can be added on the rhevm system:
# rhn-channel --add --channel=rhel-x86_64-server-6
# rhn-channel --add --channel=rhel-x86_64-server-supplementary-6
# rhn-channel --add --channel=rhel-x86_64-server-6-rhevm-3.3
# rhn-channel --add --channel=jbappplatform-6-x86_64-server-6-rpm

3.3.1. Subscribing to the Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager Channels using Subscription Manager

3.3.2. Subscribing to the Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager Channels using RHN Classic

The following channels are needed to begin the RHEV 3.5 installation or upgrade process:

rhel-x86_64-server-6
rhel-x86_64-server-supplementary-6
rhel-x86_64-server-6-rhevm-3.5
jbappplatform-6-x86_64-server-6-rpm
  • Using rhn-channel command the following channels can be added on the rhevm system:
# subscription-manager repos --enable=rhel-6-server-rpms
# subscription-manager repos --enable=rhel-6-server-supplementary-rpms
# subscription-manager repos --enable=rhel-6-server-rhevm-3.5-rpms
# subscription-manager repos --enable=jb-eap-6-for-rhel-6-server-rpms

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