Accessing Red Hat Insights through a Firewall/Proxy

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  • How do I configure my system to access Red Hat Insights through a firewall or proxy?
  • What URLs and ports do I need to configure in my proxy server to access Red Hat Insights?
  • How to access Red Hat Insights through firewall?
  • Not able to directly register system to Red Hat Insights due to below error:

    Could not successfully connect to:
    [Errno 1] _ssl.c:504: error:14090086:SSL routines:SSL3_GET_SERVER_CERTIFICATE:certificate verify failed


  • Insights client is available on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) as shown in the following table.

    RHEL release Comments
    RHEL 8 Distributed with Insights client pre-installed.
    RHEL 7 Distributed with the Insights client RPM package loaded but not installed.
    RHEL 6.10 and later You must download the Insights client RPM package and install it.

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