Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 831234
yum-rhn-plugin: serverURL failover noworks
Last modified: 2013-02-21 05:07:21 EST
Description of problem:
The yum-rhn-plugin doesn't use the second serverURL directive, when the first faild (only RHEL 6).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Install and register RHEL 6 Client to Satellite. Edit serverURL directive in /etc/sysconfig/rhn/up2date file, add nonexists server (www.xyz.com) before the correct satellite.
On RHEL 5 the yum-rhn-plugin uses the second directive (correct satellite), but on RHEL 6 doesn't.
1. install and register client RHEL 6
2. edit /etc/sysconfig/rhn/up2date > serverURL=http://www.xyz.com/XMLRPC;https://<fqdn-satellite>/XMLRPC;
3. try install some package
Package doesn't found
Package found and installed
RHEL5 is OK.
This has been solved in rhel5 in bug 706148.
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.