This guide assumes you have a running RHEL server with an active subscription.
Note: VisibleThread Docs requires port 443 and port 22.
VisibleThread Docs requires 'sudo su' permission to install correctly.
Note: Deployments have been tested on RHEL versions 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6
Deployments have been tested on VMware ESX Vsphere, Hyper-V, Azure, AWS
VisibleThread Readability .rpm has some dependencies that are not available in the default Red Hat repositories :
- Postgres 10 (provided by RedHat Software Collections repository))
- Supervisor (provided by Fedora EPEL repository)
To add the Postgres 10 repository run:
subscription-manager repos --enable rhel-server-rhscl-7-rpms
To add the Fedora EPEL (Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux) repository run:
yum install -y https://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/epel-release-latest-7.noarch.rpm
Supervisor should now be available to install.
Deploying the VisibleThread Readability RPM
The VisibleThread Readability and API .rpm's are available to download here:
To verify that the download completed successfully you can check the md5 hash :
To install the RPM just run the following command;
yum install -y visiblethread-api-0.18-1.x86_64.rpm
yum install -y visiblethread-readability-2.3.1-1.x86_64.rpm
After installing the VisibleThread Readability RPM your VisibleThread Readability server is now ready for use !
Details of how to setup and configure the server can be found here: