Updating redhat 8

To install Docker Enterprise Edition (Docker EE), you need to know the Docker EE repository URL associated with your trial or subscription.

If you are installing another version, make sure you change the version number appropriately when you type the commands at the terminal.

Intro Redhat does proved the redhat network, but it requires you to register. Most of the information came from this article: Red Hat 8.0 for KDE Users (and Newbies) Also these note were written for RH8.0.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) Pay-As-You-Go (PAYG) images come preconfigured to access Azure RHUI. To get the latest updates, run RHUI is available in all regions where RHEL on-demand images are available.

It currently includes all public regions listed on the Azure status dashboard page, Azure US Government, and Microsoft Azure Germany regions.

I have updated the kernel on my Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.7 (Santiago) from 2.6.32-573.22.1.el6.x86_64 to 2.6.32-642.1.1.el6.x86_64 and as per Red Hat documentation https://access.redhat.com/articles/3078 kernel version 2.6.32-642 will update the release to RHEL 6.8.

However if you look below it still shows as 6.7 (Santiago). I have also rebooted the server after the kernel was updated.

wget --no-cookies --no-check-certificate --header "Cookie: gpw_e24= oraclelicense=accept-securebackup-cookie" " alternatives --config java There are 3 programs which provide 'java'.

Red Hat Update Infrastructure (RHUI) allows cloud providers, such as Azure, to mirror Red Hat-hosted repository content, create custom repositories with Azure-specific content, and make it available to end-user VMs.

Alternatively, you can choose not to install the SELinux packages when you are installing your Linux operating system, or choose to remove the relevant packages.

This option is the most invasive and is not recommended.

To get started with Docker EE on Red Hat Enterprise Linux, make sure you meet the prerequisites, then install Docker.