[Satellite 6] Virtual guest has an insufficient subscription status although it is a guest on a Hypervisor that has a proper RHEL for VDC subscription assigned

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  • Virtual guest shows insufficient subscription even if the Hypervisor is properly attached with VDC subscription and all other guest in this Hypervisor is properly attach with guest subscription:
$ sudo subscription-manager attach --auto

Installed Product Current Status:
Product Name: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server
Status:       Subscribed

$ sudo subscription-manager status
   System Status Details
Overall Status: Insufficient

Red Hat Enterprise Linux for Virtual Datacenters, Premium:
- Guest has not been reported on any host and is using a temporary unmapped guest subscription.
  • After 24 hours, the guest losses it's subscription and cannot auto-heal


  • Satellite 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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