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Is CentOS a supported operating system for SiteMinder components?

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Article ID: 54331

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Products

CA Single Sign On Secure Proxy Server (SiteMinder) CA Single Sign On SOA Security Manager (SiteMinder) CA Single Sign-On

Issue/Introduction

Description:

CentOS is a Linux distribution based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Does this mean SiteMinder is supported on CentOS?

Solution:

CentOS is not a supported platform and therefore not listed in SiteMinder Platform Support Matrix. 

Environment

Release:
Component: SMAPC

Resolution

While the policy server and agent have not been certified or tested on CentOS, we We do support customers using variants of the Linux operating systems according to the Linux Reasonable Commercial Effort section in our PRODUCT SUPPORT MATRIX

 

https://support.broadcom.com/external/content/release-announcements/Layer7-SiteMinder-previously-CA-SSO-platform-support-matrices/6578#PSM

 

Having said so, you can try using the latest 12.52 SP1 CR10 agent on CentOS7 taking into consideration the below KB article to address the changes in Linux 7 

 

https://knowledge.broadcom.com/external/article/4165/systemctl-and-web-agent-startup-settings.html