Bug 1279930 - [Docs] [SHE] Missing repository in installation guide for Self-hosted engine
Summary: [Docs] [SHE] Missing repository in installation guide for Self-hosted engine
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Documentation
Version: 3.5.0
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ovirt-3.6.1
: 3.6.1
Assignee: Dayle Parker
QA Contact: Andrew Burden
Whiteboard: docs
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-11-10 14:12 UTC by Javier Coscia
Modified: 2016-01-28 02:48 UTC (History)
12 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2016-01-28 02:48:44 UTC
oVirt Team: Docs
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Description Javier Coscia 2015-11-10 14:12:28 UTC
Description of problem:

Currently, the optional repository needs to be enabled to successfully install the 'ovirt-hosted-engine-setup' RPM along with its dependencies in a RHEL 7.1 Self-hosted engine environment. Lack of it will throw unsolved dependencies issues with yum

How reproducible:
All the time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install a plain RHEL 7.1
2. Subscribe the system and enable repositories described in [1]
3. Install ovirt-hosted-engine-setup with yum

Actual results:
Yum throws unsolved dependencies for the ovirt-hosted-engine-setup package

Expected results:
Successful installation of the ovirt-hosted-engine-setup package

Additional info:
[1] https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en-US/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Virtualization/3.5/html/Installation_Guide/Subscribing_to_the_Required_Entitlements.html

Need to enable optional repo:
[root@rhel71 ~]# subscription-manager repos --enable=rhel-7-server-optional-rpms
Repository 'rhel-7-server-optional-rpms' is enabled for this system.

Comment 1 Andrew Dahms 2015-11-11 23:57:05 UTC
Assigning to Dayle for review.

Comment 4 Andrew Dahms 2015-11-17 01:08:51 UTC
Assigning Andrew as the QA contact.

Andrew - could you take a look at the changes for this bug?

Comment 5 Andrew Burden 2015-11-17 04:29:49 UTC
Sure can!
Can confirm update.
Revision added.

Comment 6 Marina Kalinin 2015-11-24 20:54:50 UTC
Weird. On 7.2 machine, I succeed to install ovirt-hosted-engine-setup package without the supplementary channel.
   ovirt-hosted-engine-setup.noarch 0:1.3.0-1.el7ev

I have only this 2 enabled:

But I didn't run the setup itself yet.

Comment 7 Andrew Dahms 2015-11-25 11:13:41 UTC
This content is now live on the Customer Portal.


Comment 8 Marina Kalinin 2015-12-02 01:30:52 UTC
I must comment, that I installed successfully hosted-engine 3.6 beta 1 on a RHEL 7.2 host with only 2 channels:


Sandro, are you responsible for this part?
Can you clarify what are the required channels?

Comment 9 Sandro Bonazzola 2015-12-14 15:33:02 UTC
Marina no, I'm not handling channels. moving to Joey.

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