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Old 09-12-2012, 02:08 AM   #1
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How to patch openssh in Redhat 5.4 without rhn subcription


HI
Looking for help for patching openssh version in redhat 5.4 version server with has no rhn subscription .

Whether Downloading the latest realese of openssh installing on redhat 5.4 could cause me to loose my terminal .How i can make the latest openssh make active after installing latest openssh version rpm .Any suggestion could help me.Since i have int upgraded openssh without rhn sbscription


http://pkgs.org/download/openssh

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Old 09-12-2012, 02:22 AM   #2
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Hi,

since you don't have a RHN subscription I would suggest migrating to CentOS. See the
"Migration an existing system from RHEL5 to CentOS 5" section in
http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/MigrationGuide

The procedure appears to be quite quick and painless.

Evo2.
 
Old 09-12-2012, 02:54 AM   #3
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Move to centos could be a very good solution for our problem.I think Redhat version 5.4 is outdated .If you dont have subscripion go ahead with Centos 6.2 Box.Which you can have support for 7 years

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Old 09-13-2012, 06:35 AM   #4
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Need advise to upgrade openssh

whether upgrading the openssh ad per the below link works are not need advise to try out before trying in production

http://www.bonigala.com/how-to-updat...-fedora-core-7


Are else upgrading openssh by rpm from below link should help without dropiing my production server ssh


http://rpmfind.net/linux/rpm2html/se...?query=openssh
 
Old 09-13-2012, 06:41 AM   #5
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As per the excellent advice above, DON'T try to fool around with prod servers like that.
You have 3 reasonable options

1. get RHN subscription
2. switch over to Centos
3. leave it alone
 
  


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