Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6 Installation Guide with Screenshots

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67 Responses

  1. suzanne ashcraft says:

    I’m trying to figure a way to install both xubunu and RHEL, is there a good way to do this? I keep finding info on how to do a dualboot with windows on xubuntu. I like my xubunu but want RHEL so I can study for the RHCSA.

  2. Mahanthi says:


    I have installed redhat 6.4 on IBM x server, the installation was sucessfull but when i am connecting the server to any network (Internet or Intranet) the network is not working stable. i am facing frequent packet drops for the all the IP’s in the network. when I am removing the server from Network , the network is again stable. looks some weird behavior can any body help me to resolve the issue

  3. Bhanoji says:

    I have m2n-mx se plus motherboard with amd processor. I am trying to install rhel 6, during installation it is prompting….
    checking ‘hlt’ instructions …
    smp alternatives: switching to up code
    ACPI: core revision 20060707
    CPU0: AMD Athlon(tm) 64 x 2 Dual core processor 5200+ stepping 02
    smp alternatives; switching to smp code
    booting processor 1/1 eip 11000
    cpu 1 irq stacks, hard =c00774000 soft = c0754000
    initializing CPU#1
    calibrating delay using timer specific rootine… 5424.71 bogomips (lpj=2712357)
    cpu:l1 Icache: 64k (64 bites / line), Dcache 64bytes / line)
    CPU :L2 cache: 512k ^64 bites/line)
    CPU1(2) – core1
    intel machine check archetucture supported
    intel machine check reporting enabled on cpu#1.
    cpu 1: AMD athlon ™ 64 x 2 dual core processor 5200+ stepping 02
    total of 2 processors activated (10849.64 Bogomips)
    ….Timer: Vector = 9×31 apic1=0 pin = 1 apic2=1 pin2 =-1
    .. mp-BIOS bug:8254 timer not connected to IO-APIC
    ….trying to set up timer (IRQ) through the 8259A … failed
    …. trying to setup as virtual wire IRQ … failed.
    trying to set up timer as Ext INT IRQ… FAILED (.kernal panic – not syncing: IO-APIC +timer doesn’t work!
    Boot with apic = degbug and send a report. Then try booting with ‘noapic’ option

    please help to get install.

  4. sreenivas says:

    hello sir,
    i tried installing red hat 6, i have a hardisk of 152gb in my lappy and it has two partitions. one with 139 gb and other with 13 gb but while installing it says that there is no enough space for installation so what may be the probllem

  5. Ishan says:

    i have installed and configured DNS on RedHat OS. Now i want to know how to add cleint PC to this server. My client will be one of Linux OS
    plz help me

  6. kr says:


    How to uninstall Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 please tell me steps.


  7. kiran says:

    Hello ,

    When am installing softwares as in step 14 , i have selected Basic server and i have unselected some softwares which i dont want, but when i checked it again whatever i have unchecked those also installed . Please help me on this. What ever packages i have un selected its automatically getting selected. for example under servers -email server am unselecting but its automatically getting select when i checking back.


  8. Tausif Ahmad says:

    Hi Ravi,

    it’s going to custom setting, i need to create partition in Linux but while installing Linux
    on VM this option is not appearing. I really appreciate to you, if you help me on this..


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