Install and update software packages from Red Hat Network

Install and update software packages from Red Hat Network – GUI option

First you need a Red Hat account and buy (or try) a RH subscription. Then :

Install and update software packages from Red Hat Network – Terminal Option

  • First you need a Red Hat account and buy (or try) a RH subscription. Then :
  • # subscription-manager register
    • The command will prompt you to enter your Red Hat Customer Portal user name and password.
  • # subscription-manager list – -available
    • This command displays all available subscriptions for your Red Hat account. For everysubscription, various characteristics are displayed, including the pool ID.
  • Attach the appropriate subscription to your system by replacing pool_id with the pool ID determined in the previous step:
  • # subscription-manager attach–pool=pool_id
For this example, I tried with a subscription to Red Hat OpenStack Platform for 60 days
And if you check now by the GUI, you can see the subscription contracted

Now you can update the system and download any package:

# yum update

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