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Is PowerBroker supported, or can sudo be removed from a RHEL server used for a NetApp management application?

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Applies to

  • OnCommand API Services
  • Active IQ Unified Manager
  • OnCommand Workflow Automation
  • OnCommand Insight
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux -or- CentOS


  • No, alternative privilege systems for Linux, such as PowerBroker, are not supported. Our software is written to leverage sudo, and will not function if it is removed.

Additional Information

  • PowerBroker can be used on the machine for purposes not directly related to the NetApp application without issue.


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