Currently Satellite in version 6.1.7 does not provide an UEFI capable PXE / DHCP Server. There is a workaround in place but unfortunately after each update to the next Satellite version all these settings will be overridden. The workaround is described in this Red Hat KCS article.
Currently there seems to be a bug in Satellite 6 (6.1.6). I`ve created an Activation Key and attached a “Release Version” on the Details tab to the Activation Key. I also configured all other needed things like product content, subscriptions and so on. If I now copy this Activation Key the Release Version seems to […]
Today Red Hat shipped Satellite 6.1.7. The corresponding RHSA for Satellite is RHSA-2016:0174, for Satellite Tools it is RHBA-2016:0173. Happy upgrading 🙂
Is located here: http://people.redhat.com/~mmccune/Satellite_6_Communication_Matrix_Satellite_6.1.pdf
Please find the Red Hat Satellite 6 product page here with release notes and more relevant informations.
The following script can be used for Satellite 6 health check: https://github.com/boogiespook/sat6_healthCheck More information regarding Satellite 6 health check can be found in this Red Hat KCS article.
Satellite 6 offers the possibility to provision a host with multiple network cards, however an issue is faced when using VMWare in conjuction with Satellite 6 and you want to provision multiple network interfaces with static IP addresses. What happens is that after the provisioning of a virtual machine is complete, multiple network cards are […]
If you plan to deploy RHEL guests with Satellite 6 and your DNS server of choice is Microsoft DNS than Satellite 6 is also able to create / delete appropriate DNS entries for newly created hosts automatically via foremen-proxy on Microsoft DNS. This article describes on how to configure both Satellite 6 and Microsoft DNS.
NailGun provides an easy to us Python library that facilitates easy usage of the Satellite 6 API. This is an Upstream project and is not officially supported by Red Hat. Official project website: visit Github Documentation: visit Red the Docs Examples: click here or here
I have created a Python script which automatically registers your existing RHEL clients to a Satellite 6 / Katello 2 server or Capsule. It also configures your Puppet agent, creates a “Host” entry in Satellite 6 / Katello 2 Web-UI and starts an initial Puppet run. All you need to do is to sign the […]