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Status Delivered
Workspace Instana
Categories Self Hosted
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 26, 2023

Self hosted backed on Docker, Support for RHEL 9.x

According to support matrix RHEL 9.x is not supported for self hosted backed installations. However vast majority of customers are using RHEL 9.x

RHEL 9.x OS support required for Instana self hosted backend

Idea priority High
  • Admin
    Hubert Hesse
    Jul 26, 2023

    Hi all,

    with R253 we formally verified that RHEL9 works. Closing this AHA idea as delivered.

  • Admin
    Hubert Hesse
    Jan 30, 2023

    Hi Onur, thanks for creating this AHA idea for Instana Self-Hosting.

    I understand that you want RHEL 9 on the officially supported Operating System list for the backend and that many of your customers are using it. We see infrequent usage of RHEL 9 yet, most installations are still based on RHEL 8.
    Since we already have customers using Instana Self-Hosted on RHEL 9, it might just work. I see the Instana agent support RHEL9 already. Meanwhile, I will open this idea to the public, so we can gather votes. I will update you here once we are closer to adding official support.