Why are RHEL5 Guests on a RHEL6 AP (Virtualization Platform) host registered to RHN as physical systems?

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Why are all of my RHEL5 guests on a RHEL6 host attempting to consume a full physical entitlement when registering with RHN ?

All of my RHEL6 guests on the same host only consume a single virtual entitlement each.


  • Host : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 ( Virtualization Platform Addon)
  • Guests : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 / 6

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