Install Docker On RHEL 7

Install Docker On RHEL 7:

update all your packagers

it will update every currently installed package in your rhel 7.

Install the Dependencies  to install docker on rhel 7

docker requires some dependecies to install docker on rhel 7/6. Lets install those dependencies.

Add the Docker yum repository

Using above command we can add docker repo in rhel. After running this command repo file will be added in /etc/yum.repos.d/docker-ce.repo.

install container selinux 

To install docker on rhel 7/6 you need container selinux version minimum 2.10. So install container selinux greater tha 2.10.

Verify container selinux version in your server with below command.

You can see that i have container selinux version 2.74. In your server if there is no container selinux install with below command.

Install Docker on RHEL 7

Install docker on rhel 7 by using below command.


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