Chapter 4. Installation

This chapter describes the initial installation of the RHN Proxy Server. It presumes the prerequisites listed in Chapter 2 Requirements have been met. If you are instead upgrading to a newer version of RHN Proxy Server, contact your Red Hat representative for assistance.

4.1. Base Install

The RHN Proxy Server is designed to run on the Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS operating system. Therefore, the first phase is to install the base operating system, either from disc, ISO image, or kickstart. During and after operating system installation, make sure you: