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alma linux

Postby funifuni » Wed Mar 24, 2021 9:19 am

Do you think that we can install Zimbra9 on Alma Linux?


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Re: alma linux

Postby phoenix » Wed Mar 24, 2021 9:51 am

As it's a bug-for-bug rebuild of RHEL 8 why do you think it would be a problem? Why don't you try it and let us know what happens? :)
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Re: alma linux

Postby jered » Thu Apr 01, 2021 2:49 am

As phoenix says, Alma is currently a rebuild of RHEL 8, as is CentOS 8 (until end-of-year). It should just work, but if it breaks you get to keep both pieces.
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Re: alma linux

Postby jrubio » Fri Apr 02, 2021 5:07 am

Hello guys,

I recently tried the installation process on a migrated system from CENTOS 8 to ALMA LINUX but the installer identified it as UNKNOWN_64 platform, so below you can chech the failed output:

This platform is UNKNOWN_64
Packages found: RHEL8_64
This may or may not work.

Using packages for a platform in which they were not designed for
may result in an installation that is NOT usable. Your support
options may be limited if you choose to continue.
You will also be responsible for configuring the system to point
at an appropriate package repository for third party.


Install anyway? [N] y

The system will be modified. Continue? [N] y

Beginning Installation - see /tmp/install.log.XxEMbLZ8 for details...

zimbra-core-components is missing. ERROR
zimbra-common-core-jar will be installed.
zimbra-common-core-libs will be installed.
zimbra-common-mbox-conf will be installed.
zimbra-common-mbox-conf-attrs will be installed.
zimbra-common-mbox-conf-msgs will be installed.
zimbra-common-mbox-conf-rights will be installed.
zimbra-common-mbox-db will be installed.
zimbra-common-mbox-docs will be installed.
zimbra-common-mbox-native-lib will be installed.
zimbra-timezone-data will be installed.
zimbra-core will be installed.
zimbra-ldap-components is missing. ERROR
zimbra-ldap will be installed.
zimbra-logger will be installed.
zimbra-mta-components is missing. ERROR
zimbra-mta will be installed.
zimbra-snmp-components is missing. ERROR
zimbra-snmp will be installed.
zimbra-jetty-distribution is missing. ERROR
zimbra-store-components is missing. ERROR
zimbra-mbox-admin-console-war will be installed.
zimbra-mbox-conf will be installed.
zimbra-mbox-war will be installed.
zimbra-mbox-service will be installed.
zimbra-mbox-store-libs will be installed.
zimbra-mbox-webclient-war will be installed.
zimbra-store will be installed.
zimbra-apache-components is missing. ERROR
zimbra-apache will be installed.
zimbra-spell-components is missing. ERROR
zimbra-spell will be installed.
zimbra-memcached is missing. ERROR
zimbra-proxy-components is missing. ERROR
zimbra-proxy will be installed.
zimbra-chat is missing. ERROR

Unable to find missing packages in repository. System is not modified.

[root@mail zcs-8.8.15_GA_3953.RHEL8_64.20200629025823]#
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Re: alma linux

Postby axslingr » Fri Apr 02, 2021 1:21 pm

Try this:

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./install.sh --platform-override
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Re: alma linux

Postby jrubio » Sat Apr 03, 2021 12:38 am

I tried the installation using --platform-override, didn't work. Output was posted before. Even I tried also with the zimbra9 installer from zextras, same behavior. Did you install zimbra over Alma Linux successfully? Any screenshot of result?

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