Bootstrap script fails with invalid syntax while registering a RHEL 8 Sever with Red Hat Satellite 6

Solution Verified - Updated -

Issue

  • bootstrap.py script is failing on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 with below error while registering system to Red Hat Satellite 6 Server.

    # ./bootstrap.py -l admin -p 'xxxx' -s satellite.example.com -L 'Location' -o 'Organization' -a ActivationKey -g HostGroup
    
     File "/root/bootstrap.py", line 50
       print "[%sERROR%s], [%s], EXITING: [%s] failed to execute properly." %   (error_colors['FAIL'], error_colors['ENDC'], datetime.now().strftime('%Y-%m-%d %H:%M:%S'), msg)
                                                                          ^
    SyntaxError: invalid syntax
    

Environment

  • Red Hat Satellite 6.5 or higher
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8
  • bootstrap.py

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