Playbook fails with error Timeout (12s) waiting for privilege escalation prompt in Red Hat Satellite.

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Getting Timeout (12s) waiting for privilege escalation prompton hosts while running ansible playbooks from Red Hat Satellite 6 server


  • Red Hat Satellite 6.x

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