subscription-manager command gets always stuck, strace shows regular checking /var/run/rhsm/ only

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • subscription-manager command gets stuck on various subcommands including register or repos --list
  • running the command under strace shows repetitive checking of file /var/run/rhsm/ only


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8
  • subscription-manager

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