Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
  • VMware ESX
  • Hyper-V

Issue

  • How to subscribe VMware guest running on ESX or ESXi to Red Hat Virtual Datacenter subscription.
  • How to subscribe Hyper-V guest to Red Hat Virtual Datacenter subscription.
  • How to register systems using the Virtual Data Center subscription.

Resolution

Diagnostic Steps

 Example:
             https://<host>/mob/?moid=ha%2dhost&doPath=hardware%2esystemInfo
            uuid      string    "5e5bca01-183f-e011-8f3c-0013d4d9c9f6"    <------- this is UUID of esxi.

    * RHEV-M virtual host's UUID:

            https://<rhevm host>/api/hosts
            <host href="/api/hosts/8adb9352-c37f-11e2-9b45-525400748d70" id="8adb9352-c37f-11e2-9b45-525400748d70">
            ----> ID is UUID.

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