Default value of Puppet update check should be false on Red Hat Satellite server.

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • The Puppet server update check value defaults to true and doesn't honor proxy settings because of which direct outgoing connections on Red Hat Satellite server are observed.

  • Check the value of check-for-updates parameter in /etc/puppetlabs/puppetserver/conf.d/product.conf if it is true it causes direct internet connections on the Red Hat Satellite server without considering the proxy configured.


  • Red Hat Satellite Server 6.6

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