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Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (RHEL7) Installation Steps with Screenshots

Redhat has recently released RHEL7 Operating system.  Some of the Changes in RHEL7 are listed below as compare with RHEL 6 .

 

  • Default root file system is XFS
  • Linux 3.10 kernel.
  • A new systemctl command replaces chkconfig and service, although scripts allow you to still use the legacy commands.
  • Docker: The biggest new addition to RHEL 7 is tight integration of Docker, the explosively popular application-virtualization technology.
  • Boot-loader GRUB2
  • Samba 4.1 and BTRFS makes an appearance

 

In this article we will go through the installation steps of RHEL 7, we will be installating using DVD or ISO file .

 

Step:1 Download the Binary DVD ISO File

 

Only the registerd users & who have the subscription on redhat portal can download the iso file of RHEL7. 

 

Use the link " Download RHEL7 Binary Dvd iso file" Once you have download the ISO file , Burn the ISO file to DVD media or create bootable USB media as per requirement.

 

Step:2 Boot the system from the bootable disk and select "Install Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0" as shown below :

 

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (RHEL7) Installation Steps with Screenshots

 

Step:3 Select the language that will be used during installation

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (RHEL7) Installation Steps with Screenshots

Click on Continue...

 

Step:4 Set Customize installation options:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (RHEL7) Installation Steps with Screenshots

 

  • Adjust Date & Time, Keyboard, and Language Support preferences under Localization.
  • Modify Installation Source, Software Selection, and Network Configuration  options   under Software.
  • Under System : I have created customize partition table by clicking on the Installation Destination , preview of my customize partition table shown below :

 

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (RHEL7) Installation Steps with Screenshots

Now Finally click on "Begin Installation"

 

Step:5 Set the root password & Create a system user

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (RHEL7) Installation Steps with Screenshots

As we can see above installation has started. Once the installation is completed it will ask fro reboot.

 

Step:6 Reboot the Machine , after installation is completed :

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (RHEL7) Installation Steps with Screenshots

click on Reboot

 

Step:7 Console after OS Installation

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (RHEL7) Installation Steps with Screenshots

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