IMSS manages a site license for RHEL and updates, including client, workstation and server.
|RHEL||Faculty, Staff, Students||Free|
Please follow instructions below to access the Red Hat Satellite system.
Issue the following commands as root:
mv /etc/sysconfig/rhn/systemid /etc/sysconfig/rhn/systemid.bck
yum install http://satellite.caltech.edu/pub/katello-ca-consumer-latest.noarch.rpm
For example, if the machine is a Red Hat Linux 7 Server, issue the command:
subscription-manager register --activationkey=rhel-7-server --org=IMSS
Note: Please use IPAC, GPS, or Seismo for "--org=" if you are part of these organizations. Otherwise, please use "--org=IMSS".
Below is a list of valid activation keys:
After successful registration, please issue the following commands:
rm -rfv /var/cache/yum
yum install katello-agent
For further assistance, please submit a ticket at https://help.caltech.edu (request type IMSS > Computer and Equipment Support > Other).
- Please visit the Red Hat website for documentation and support.