Red Hat Satellite

Red Hat Satellite 7

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Satellite 6.6.2

On 18 June 2020, Dana Singleterry of Red Hat Product Management gave the following presentation to the Foreman Community, discussing Red Hat Satellite 7 and 6.8. There are big caveats in the presentation in terms of roadmap plans and dates being subject to change, but as a Red Hat Satellite user you’ll find some of […]

Ansible

Ansible Patch and Reboot

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Satellite 6.6.2

This is a sample playbook which can be used to apply patches to a server and perform a reboot if one is required. This makes use of the handy needs-restarting command from the yum-utils / dnf-utils packages. The vars listed here are suggestions and can be updated to suit the requirements of your environment. For […]

Red Hat Satellite

Satellite 6 Reporting

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Satellite

Satellite 6.5 introduces a brand new feature – the Satellite Reporting engine. The default reports shipping with this release are: Applicable errata (are my servers up to date with patches?) Host Statuses Registered Hosts (IP Addresses of hosts, O/S versions, Subscriptions, etc) Subscriptions As a result, these are a very good starting point on which […]

Red Hat Satellite

Red Hat Satellite 6.4.1

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Satellite

Red Hat Satellite 6.4.1 is now available. The main fixes appear to be around upgrades so if you haven’t moved from Satellite 6.3 to 6.4, now is a good time to do so. Here are the relevant links: Red Hat Satellite 6.4.1 is now generally available RHBA-2018:3799 Satellite Server 6.4.1 errata RHBA-2018:3797 Satellite Tools 6.4.1 […]

Red Hat Satellite

Red Hat Satellite 6.3.5

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Red Hat Satellite 6.3.5 was released last week and you can find out all about it at the official blog post Red Hat Blog – Red Hat Satellite 6.3.5 is now generally available . Out now – @RedHatSatellite 6.3.5. “The main driver for the 6.3.5 release is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6 compatibility updates and […]

Red Hat Satellite

Satellite 6.4 is now available

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Satellite

Red Hat have today announced the general availability of Red Hat Satellite 6.4 @RedHatSatellite 6.4 is now available! @Ansible integration, UI enhancements, subscription management and so much more.. : https://t.co/4Lc7EVVOWn — Red Hat Satellite (@RedHatSatellite) October 16, 2018 Here are the relevant links for further information: Release announcement Red Hat Satellite 6.4 is now generally […]

Red Hat Satellite

Mirror On Sync

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Satellite

Mirror on sync is a feature that is available Red Hat Satellite (since version 6.2 if I remember correctly). The idea behind it is a simple one. From the Satellite 6.3 Content Management Guide: Mirror on Sync – Ensures the content that is no longer part of the upstream repository is removed during synchronization. Leave […]