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Spectrum support on Centos7

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  • 1.  Spectrum support on Centos7

    Posted 06-21-2018 06:29 AM

    Hi,

    I would like to know if I can have a OneClick instance running on Centos 7 while all my Spectrum servers are on RH6.

    If yes, I would also like to know if there is any restriction regarding running OneClick on a VM (all our servers are currently running only on bare metal).

    Thanks,

    Veronique



  • 2.  Re: Spectrum support on Centos7
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    Posted 06-21-2018 10:23 AM

    Hi Veronique,

     

    Currently we only support Redhat Enterprise Linux 6.x and 7.x.  (Note 5.x supports up to 10.2.1).

     

    https://docops.ca.com/display/CASP102/System+Requirements+for+Linux

     

    There are no restrictions on running any Spectrum installation in a virtualized environment.

     

    https://docops.ca.com/display/CASP102/System+Requirements+for+Installing+CA+Spectrum

     

    Hope this helps!

     

    Regards,
    Matt



  • 3.  Re: Spectrum support on Centos7

    Posted 06-22-2018 03:43 PM

    Veronique,

     

    From a technical PoV, you can run CA Spectrum under CentOS - in the same way that RHEL runs. This includes having OneClick/MLS/LS on any combination of OSs and versions. However, I would highly recommend that for management purposes that you stick with one OS (better yet, under a supported OS). That way this eliminates the chance that issues that you may see are not OS related. Also, having the same OS makes patching a lot easier!


    Ed