The satellite installer is unable to activate my certificate with a "Remote activation Failure" error

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Issue

  • unable to activate my new satellite
  • Why satellite server activation fails with an error "Remote activation failure" ?
  • Satellite installation fails with "There was a problem activating the satellite: Remote activation failure"

Environment

  • Red Hat Network Satellite 5

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