Bug 1125381 - [Documentation] add SAM installation instructions against RHN Classic to Install Guide
Summary: [Documentation] add SAM installation instructions against RHN Classic to Inst...
Alias: None
Product: Subscription Asset Manager
Classification: Retired
Component: Docs Installation Guide
Version: Nightly
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Adam Strong
QA Contact: Katello Bug Bin
Depends On:
Blocks: sam20-tracker
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2014-07-31 17:34 UTC by Xixi
Modified: 2017-06-26 20:34 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2017-06-26 20:34:59 UTC

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Description Xixi 2014-07-31 17:34:25 UTC
Description of problem:

The current SAM installation documentation above only covers subscription-manager scenario instructions for connected install.  It needs to cover RHN Classic scenario as well, which is basically register with classic tooling (instead of subscription-manager), and then subscribe to "SAM for RHEL Server (v. 6 64-bit x86_64)" (channel sam-rhel-x86_64-server-6) Child Channel in addition to the RHEL 6 base channel.

And highlight that the RHSM is the recommended method of installation over RHN Classic method.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
current (1.4)

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. (see above)

Actual results:
(see above)

Expected results:
(see above)

Additional info:
Reference/example: https://access.redhat.com/solutions/70584 "Subscription Asset Manager (SAM) Quick Start Guide"

Comment 4 Bryan Kearney 2017-06-26 20:34:59 UTC
The release of Satellite 5.8 we are deprecating the support of Subscription Asset Manager. The release notes for 5.8 can be found at https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en-us/red_hat_satellite/5.8/pdf/release_notes/Red_Hat_Satellite-5.8-Release_Notes-en-US.pdf.

I am therefore closing out this bug as WONTFIX. If you believe this to be an error, please feel free tor each out to either Rich Jerrido or Bryan Kearney. Thank you!

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