goferd client gets disconnected with 'local-idle-timeout expired' despite all connectivity is verified

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  • goferd on a Satellite's or Capsule's client fails to connect to qdrouterd, resulting in inability to install an errata/package via katello agent to this client/host
  • goferd establishes TCP connection but got stuck on it, logging 'local-idle-timeout expired' error after 10 seconds - see /var/log/messages


  • Red Hat Satellite 6
    • goferd (any version)

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