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Connect Your System to Red Hat Network
To enable your system to receive updates, security alerts and new versions of your software, please connect your system to Red Hat Network (requires direct access to a network to complete).
There are three ways to do this:
- from the Main Menu, go to System Tools, then choose "Red Hat Network"
- from the command line:
- Enterprise Linux 5 users run:
- Enterprise Linux 3 and above users run:
/usr/bin/up2date --registeras root.
- Enterprise Linux 2.1 users run:
Important: The step above requires 1) direct network access and 2) a Red Hat login to complete. If you do not have a Red Hat login, you should have an email from Red Hat with instructions on how to create a Red Hat login. Please follow the directions in your email before attempting to complete this registration step. If you have questions or concerns, please contact customer services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Connect to Red Hat Network to ensure you receive:
- updates that keep your systems secure
- better performance and support
- automated notification of the latest patches
- software downloads (ISOs)
- new tested product versions