Bug 869729 - --autosubscribe and --activationkey should be mutually exclusive
--autosubscribe and --activationkey should be mutually exclusive
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: subscription-manager (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: William Poteat
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Blocks: 771481
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Reported: 2012-10-24 12:04 EDT by Alex Wood
Modified: 2013-02-21 03:59 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: subscription-manager-1.1.4-1
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Last Closed: 2013-02-21 03:59:15 EST
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Description Alex Wood 2012-10-24 12:04:26 EDT
Description of problem:
In the subscription-manager register sub-command, the --autosubscribe and --activationkey options should be mutually exclusive.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run subscription-manager register --autosubscribe --activationkey=YOURKEYHERE
Actual results:
subscription-manager attempts to auto-subscribe.

Expected results:
Error: Activation keys can not be used with --autosubscribe.
Comment 2 William Poteat 2012-10-26 08:06:43 EDT
master commit d992b09431328b4236ce95666e7598871c250afb
Comment 5 Shwetha Kallesh 2012-11-06 01:27:38 EST
[root@rhel-64-server ~]# subscription-manager version
server type: Red Hat Subscription Management
subscription management server: 0.7.17-1
subscription-manager: 1.1.5-1.el6
python-rhsm: 1.1.4-1.el6

[root@rhel-64-server ~]# subscription-manager register --autosubscribe --activationkey=Shwetha
Error: Activation keys cannot be used with --autosubscribe.
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2013-02-21 03:59:15 EST
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.


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