Unhandled exception when configuring Red Hat Network Proxy server

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • attempting to install RHN Proxy with /usr/sbin/configure-proxy.sh and getting some errors
  • when specifiying the "RHN Parent" and "CA Chain" values:

    ERROR: unknown exception: (no element found: line 1, column 0), (<xml.parsers.expat.ExpatError instance at 0x2adbafccad40>)
  • after specifying the SSL build information:

    There was a problem activating the RHN Proxy entitlement:
    WARNING: upon deactivation attempt: unknown error - <Fault -1: 'redstone.xmlrpc.XmlRpcFault: unhandled internal exception: null'>
    Proxy activation failed! Installation interrupted.


  • Red Hat Network Proxy
  • Red Hat Network Satellite

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