Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.9 with LVM


Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.9 with LVM


Minimal ready-to-use RHEL 7.9 LVM-partitioned Gold Image. No RHEL subscription required.

Minimal ready-to-use LVM-partitioned RHEL 7.9 Gold Image

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) is one of the leading commercial Linux distributions developed by Red Hat, Inc. Reliable and secure, it provides the flexibility of the open-source code and the innovation of the open-source communities.

This is a minimal ready-to-use Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.9 Gold Image having the 30 GiB OS disk managed with LVM (Logical Volume Manager).

Mainly used as a common base system on top of which other appliances could be built and tested, it contains just enough packages to run within Azure, bring up an SSH Server and allow users to login.

Main highlights:

  • No RHEL7 subscription required.
  • Pay-As-You-Go with no upfront cost.
  • Azure Linux Agent and cloud-init are included.
  • Accelerated Networking is supported.
  • Security-Enhanced Linux (SELinux) is enabled.
  • All security updates available at the release date are included.

Root login is disabled and only the user account specified at launch time is allowed to connect, preferably using ssh public key authentication.

Built using RHEL 7 'Minimal Install' group of packages and a single 30 GiB OS disk split like this:

  • /boot 512 MiB.
  • / (root) 4 GiB.
  • /tmp 2 GiB.
  • /usr 10 GiB.
  • /opt 2 GiB.
  • /home 2 GiB.
  • /var rest of the free space (9.5 GiB)

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