Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.7 Full Support statement

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Article ID: 185032

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Products

Management Platform (Formerly known as Notification Server)

Issue/Introduction

IT Management Suite 8.0 HF1

Starting from IT Management Suite 8.0 HF1, Symantec Management Platform and related solutions support the management of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.7.

Resolution

List of supported solutions

These are tested and supported components, solutions, and functionalities of IT Management Suite 8.0 HF1 on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.7 client computers:

  • Network Discovery
  • Symantec Management Agent for UNIX, Linux, and Mac
  • Task Management
  • Deployment Solution
  • Inventory Solution
  • Monitor Solution
  • Patch Management
  • Software Management Solution
  • Virtual Machine Management.

Known issues for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.7 client computers

The known issues for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6.7 client computers are as follows:

  • Deployment Solution 

Table 1-1                     Known limitations in Deployment Solution

Issue

Description

Scripted OS Install task fails for RHEL 6.7.

Scripted OS Install task for RHEL 6.7 fails on a client computer.

The "Create Image" task that is configured to be captured to the web server fails.

The "Create Image" task that is configured to be captured to the web server fails and displays the following error message:

"Invalid URL failed to create the  image file".

The "Copy File" task fails on a client computer with RHEL 6.7.

The "Copy File" task fails on a client computer with RHEL 6.7.

 

IP address is not reassigned by DHCP server after you deploy a syspreped image.

IP address is not reassigned by the DHCP server after you deploy a syspreped image of RHEL 6.7 on a client computer that has a single NIC.

Workaround:

Delete the file 70-persistent-net.rules from /etc/udev/rules.d/  and restart the client computer.