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Bug 510723 - RFE : sat activation fail when rhn.webqa is slow, it should wait longer or try again
RFE : sat activation fail when rhn.webqa is slow, it should wait longer or tr...
Product: Red Hat Satellite 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Installer (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Devan Goodwin
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Blocks: 462714
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Reported: 2009-07-10 09:06 EDT by Petr Sklenar
Modified: 2014-07-04 09:28 EDT (History)
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Description Petr Sklenar 2009-07-10 09:06:22 EDT
Description of problem:
when rhn.webqa is very slow then installation script fails after short time. It should try activation again.

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

How reproducible:
(today always ..)

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rhn.webqa is very very slow
2. ./ --answer-file=smth.conf 
# (rhn-parent =
3. during satellite activation it fails after +- 30 sec

Actual results:

There was a problem activating the satellite: Remote activation failure.

tail /var/log/rhn/rhn_server_satellite.log
2009/07/10 08:36:12 -04:00 Red Hat Network Satellite - live synchronization
2009/07/10 08:36:12 -04:00    url:
2009/07/10 08:36:12 -04:00    debug/output level: 1
2009/07/10 08:38:12 -04:00 
2009/07/10 08:38:12 -04:00 
ERROR: there was a problem synchronizing the information.
       Error message: Timeout Exception

When I installed satellite in disconnected mode then I try activation via 'rhn-satellite-activate' - it passed. It seems that rhn-satellite-activate waits longer for rhn-parent.

Expected results:
it should wait bit longer or try activation again.

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