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End of Life of Open Manage Server Administrator
OpenManage Server Administrator (OMSA) will reach its End of Life status during 2024. However, OMSA will be supported until End of Support Life till 2027. Dell Technologies recommends managing your PowerEdge servers by using a combination of the following Systems Management tools:
- Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller (iDRAC), and
- iDRAC Service Module (iSM)
To configure the repository, use the following commands:
1. curl -O https://linux.dell.com/repo/hardware/dsu/bootstrap.cgi
2. bash bootstrap.cgi
Note: Consent is required prior to installing public keys on target systems.
#yum install dell-system-update
#zypper install dell-system-update
#yum install srvadmin-allTo enable Server Administrator SELinux policies, run the following command:
#yum install srvadmin-selinux
#zypper install srvadmin-allOMSA services should be manually started after installing or upgrading OMSA using DSU repository
Please re-run repository setup commands to import the updated signature keys
#yum --disablerepo=* --enablerepo=dell-system-update_dependent upgrade
#zypper mr -da; zypper mr -e "dell-system-update_dependent" ; zypper update; zypper mr -ea;Note:-To update from local repository (custom), use the OMSA repository name instead of dell-system-update_dependent in the commands.
To get the complete list of options of DSU (On Microsoft Windows and Linux), use #dsu --help
If you have purchased support from Dell and have questions or issues concerning a product or solution supported by Dell, please visit Dell Support , and if necessary, contact Dell Technical Support through the normal channels.
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