[Satellite6] pulp remove orphans task runs many hours

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  • we were asked to remove pulp orphans, e.g. via /etc/cron.weekly/katello-remove-orphans or foreman-rake katello:delete_orphaned_content or directly via pulp-admin orphan remove --all
  • that task is running for hours

How long the task can take?


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