Show Table of Contents Hide Table of Contents English English Multi-page HTML Single-page HTML PDF ePub Channel Management Guide1. Introduction2. Introduction to RHN Channels2.1. Base Channels and Child Channels2.2. Subscribing to Channels2.3. Channel Availability2.4. Tools, Repositories, and Practices3. Building Custom Packages3.1. Building packages for Red Hat Network3.1.1. RPM Benefits3.1.2. RHN RPM Guidelines3.2. Digital Signatures for RHN Packages3.2.1. Generating a GnuPG Keypair3.2.2. Signing packages4. Custom Channel and Package Management4.1. Channel Management Privileges4.2. Manage Software Channels4.3. Managed Software Channel Details4.4. Manage Software Packages4.5. Creating a Software Channel4.6. Assigning Packages to Software Channels4.7. Cloning Software Channels4.8. Deleting Software Channels5. Custom Errata Management5.1. Manage Errata5.1.1. Published Errata5.1.2. Unpublished Errata5.2. Managed Errata Details5.3. Creating and Editing Errata5.4. Assigning Packages to Errata5.5. Cloning Errata6. Uploading and Maintaining Custom Packages6.1. Uploading Packages to RHN Proxy Server6.1.1. Configuring and Using the RHN Package Manager6.2. Uploading Packages to RHN Satellite Server6.2.1. Configuring the RHN Push Application6.2.2. Using the RHN Push applicationA. Revision HistoryIndexLegal Notice Channel Management Guide Red Hat Network Satellite 5.3Red Hat Network SatelliteEdition 5.3Legal NoticeAbstract Welcome to the Red Hat Network Satellite Channel Management Guide. 1. Introduction Where did the comment section go?Red Hat's documentation publication system recently went through an upgrade to enable speedier, more mobile-friendly content. We decided to re-evaluate our commenting platform to ensure that it meets your expectations and serves as an optimal feedback mechanism. During this redesign, we invite your input on providing feedback on Red Hat documentation via the discussion platform.