Unable to see the latest kernel version on Red Hat Satellite 6.

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Environment

  • Red Hat Satellite or Proxy 6.x

Issue

  • I am unable to see the latest kernel-3.10.0-1062.4.1.el7.x86_64 on Red Hat Satellite 6 CLI.

Resolution

  • Unset release version on Red Hat Satellite 6 server as it is not recommended per our Product Documentation:
[root@satellite6 ~]# subscription-manager release --unset
  • Verify if the latest kernel is visible:
[root@satellite6 ~]# yum check-update kernel
kernel.x86_64               3.10.0-1062.4.1.el7                rhel-7-server-rpms

Root Cause

  • Release version set on Red Hat Satellite server:
[root@satellite6 ~]# subscription-manager release --show
Release: 7.7

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