3.8. Restoring a Registration
registercommand. This command passes the original UUID for a system to issue a request to the subscription service to receive a new certificate using the same UUID. This essentially renews its previous registration.
Example 4. Registering a System with an Existing Identity Certificate
registercommand uses the original ID to identify itself to the subscription service and restore its previous subscriptions.
[root@server1 ~]# subscription-manager register --username admin-example --password secret --consumerid=7d133d55-876f-4f47-83eb-0ee931cb0a97
Table 3. register Options to Reregister the System
|--consumerid||Gives the system UUID used by an existing system. The system's entry must exist in the Red Hat subscription service for the reregister operation to succeed.|
|--username=name||Gives the content server user account name.|
|--password=password||Gives the password for the user account.|