Why does Red Hat Enterprise Linux versino 5.5 virtual guest consuming physical entitlement in RHN classic/satellite which is under Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 host?

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  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.5 (RHEL)

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (RHEL)  

  • Red Hat Network (RHN classic) / Red Hat Network Satellite 5.4 (RHN Satellite)

  • KVM


  • RHEL-5.5 KVM guest system which is running on top of RHEL-6 host server is consuming physical entitlement on RHN classic / RHN Satellite-5.4 server.


  • This issue is addressed in following bugzilla:

  • As per above bugzilla, this issue will be resolved in RHEL-5.6 release.


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