BigFix Patch now supports Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9 Extended Update Support (EUS) on x86_64

BigFix Patch is pleased to announce support for RHEL 9 Extended Update Support (EUS) on x86_64.

The new site called ‘Patches for RHEL 9 Extended Support’ uses dnf, which is RHEL 9’s default package manager, and contains content for v9.0, v9.2 and v9.4 from the following channels for RHEL 9 systems:

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.0 for x86_64 - BaseOS - Extended Update Support (RPMs)

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.0 for x86_64 - AppStream - Extended Update Support (RPMs)

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.0 for x86_64 - Supplementary - Extended Update Support (RPMs)

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.2 for x86_64 - BaseOS - Extended Update Support (RPMs)

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.2 for x86_64 - AppStream - Extended Update Support (RPMs)

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.2 for x86_64 - Supplementary - Extended Update Support (RPMs)

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.4 for x86_64 - BaseOS - Extended Update Support (RPMs)

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.4 for x86_64 - AppStream - Extended Update Support (RPMs)

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.4 for x86_64 - Supplementary - Extended Update Support (RPMs)

Actions to Take:

The new site ‘Patches for RHEL 9 Extended Support’ requires entitlement to BigFix Extended Patch for RHEL licenses. Please contact your BigFix representative for access to this Fixlet content.

RHEL 9 EUS site requires BigFix Client version 10.0 Patch 7 (10.0.7.52).

Subscribe to the ‘Patches for RHEL 9 Extended Support’ site from the License Overview Dashboard. If the site is not showing in the License Overview dashboard, update your license from the dashboard by clicking ‘Check for license update’, then run the BigFix Administration Tool.

Users of the RHSM Download Cacher will need to update to version 1.0.9.1:
• Windows - http://software.bigfix.com/download/bes/util/RHSMDownloadCacher.exe
• Linux - http://software.bigfix.com/download/bes/util/RHSMDownloadCacher-linux.tar.gz

Published Sites:

  • Patches for RHEL 9 Extended Support, site version 2
  • Patching Support, site version 1123

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