When attempting to run any `yum` commands a *** WARNING *** regarding Red Hat Beta occurs

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • When running any yum commands on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux installation with full entitlements that are properly registered the following occurs:
# yum --list | more
Loaded plugins: product-id, rhnplugin, subscription-manager
Updating certificate-based repositories.

*** WARNING ***
The subscription for following product(s) has expired:
  - Red Hat Beta
  - Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server
You no longer have access to the repsoitories that
provide these products.  It is important that you renew
these subscriptions immediatly to resume access to security
and other critical updates.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

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