System requirements for installing 7-Mode Transition Tool on Linux

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You must ensure that the Linux host has the required configuration to install and run the 7-Mode Transition Tool.

Be sure to consult the current 7-Mode Transition Tool Release Notes for the latest information about supported hosts and known issues.

Hardware requirements

  • Dual-core x64 processor, 1.0 GHz or more

  • 8 GB RAM

  • 40 GB free disk space

Software requirements

  • Your Linux system must be running one of the following:

    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.6

    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0

    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0 (7-Mode Transition Tool version 3.3.2 and later)

    • CentOS release 6.4

      You can use a Linux virtual machine that meets the required software and hardware requirements to install the 7-Mode Transition Tool.
  • 64-bit Oracle JRE 1.8 update 45

  • 7-zip utility (rpmforge-release-0.3.6-1.el5.rf.x86_64.rpm)

JRE 1.8 and the 7-zip utility must be installed on the Linux system before configuring the 7-Mode Transition Tool.