Capsule Sync fails with "PLP0000" error because capsule cannot retrieve repository metadata from Red Hat Satellite.

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During a capsule sync, the error PLP0000: Importer indicated a failed response is generated on the Red Hat Satellite /var/log/foreman/production.log and the Capsule Sync task.

The pulp.server.managers.repo.sync.sync task on the Satellite will show the following traceback:

  traceback: |
    Traceback (most recent call last):
      File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/celery/app/", line 367, in trace_task
        R = retval = fun(*args, **kwargs)
      File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pulp/server/async/", line 529, in __call__
        return super(Task, self).__call__(*args, **kwargs)
      File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pulp/server/async/", line 107, in __call__
        return super(PulpTask, self).__call__(*args, **kwargs)
      File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/celery/app/", line 622, in __protected_call__
        return*args, **kwargs)
      File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pulp/server/controllers/", line 827, in sync
        raise pulp_exceptions.PulpExecutionException(_('Importer indicated a failed response'))
    PulpExecutionException: Importer indicated a failed response

On the capsule, in the /var/log/messages file, logging will indicate that an attempt to retrieve metadata from the Satellite resulted in a Not Found


Red Hat Satellite 6.4.0

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