Satellite: Encountering "There are errors in your kickstart template" when uploading kickstart files

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  • After uploading a kickstart file, RHN Satellite detected errors and presented the following error message:
There are errors in your kickstart template. Please check the <a href="/rhn/kickstart/">template errors</a> to determine the problem with the template.
  • Going to the /rhn/kickstart/ page, an Internal Server error message in raw HTML is displayed in the textbox section that normally would contain the kickstart file:
    <table width="100%" cellspacing="0">
        <td class="sidebar">

<div id="sidenavp"><ul></ul>

        <td class="page-content" width="100%">

      <h1>500 Error - Internal Server Error</h1>
<p>You may have reached this page in one of the following ways:</p>
            <li>You've found an error in the site.  Please report this error
            to your local administrator with details of how you received this



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