Got error message "rhn_register A protocol error occurred: Bad Request , attempt" while client tries to register with satellite server?

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Issue

  • Got an error after client tries to send the hardware profile to Satellite.

[Wed Mar  2 10:56:40 2011] rhn_register A protocol error occurred: Bad Request , attempt #1,
[Wed Mar  2 10:56:45 2011] rhn_register A protocol error occurred: Bad Request , attempt #2,
[Wed Mar  2 10:56:50 2011] rhn_register A protocol error occurred: Bad Request , attempt #3,
[Wed Mar  2 10:56:55 2011] rhn_register A protocol error occurred: Bad Request , attempt #4,
[Wed Mar  2 10:57:00 2011] rhn_register A protocol error occurred: Bad Request , attempt #5,

  • Tried to register with this command:

#rhnreg_ks --serverUrl=XXX--username=XXX --password=XXX --force

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.x
  • Red Hat Satellite 5.x

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