Installing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Install the 64-bit version of RHEL 7 on each machine that hosts one or more of the components.

To install RHEL 7 Server:

  1. To install RHEL 7, see the RedHat Installation Instructions.

  2. After the system is installed, make sure that it’s up to date with the most recent security patches. Open a terminal window and issue the following commands:

sudo yum update

sudo yum upgrade

Now that the system is up to date, you can start installing the components that make up a Mattermost system.


Ensure that the mailcap package is installed as it includes the mime.types file which is needed for the Mobile App to work correctly.