vRealize Operations Manager requires that certain Linux packages be installed before running the product installer. Also, vRealize Operations Manager installs additional packages.

Prerequisite Linux Packages

The following packages must be present before running the vRealize Operations Manager installer. Furthermore, if a package is a Linux default, it must not be removed after installation.

  • bash

  • chkconfig

  • coreutils

  • db4

  • expat

  • glibc

  • initscripts

  • libaio

  • libselinux

  • libstdc++

  • libuuid

  • mailcap

  • openldap

  • pcre

  • python

  • sudo

  • redhat-logos

  • rpm-libs

  • shadow-utils

  • zlib

Packages that vRealize Operations Manager Installs

vRealize Operations Manager installs its own copies of the following packages.

  • apr

  • apr-util

  • apr-util-ldap

  • httpd

  • httpd-tools

  • mod_ssl

  • openssl

  • python

  • VMware-Postgres-libs

  • VMware-Postgres-osslibs

  • VMware-Postgres-osslibs-server

  • VMware-Postgres-server