Why `insights-client --test-connection` showing 'HTTP Status Code: 400' for Upload URL Connection Test ?

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • insights-client --test-connection fails with an error HTTP Status Code: 400 while doing === Begin Upload URL Connection Test === on Satellite 6 clients.

    # insights-client --test-connection 
    GET https://satellite6.redhat.com:443/redhat_access/r/insights/v1/branch_info
    GET branch_info status: 200
    Running Connection Tests...
    === Begin Upload URL Connection Test ===
    Testing: https://satellite6.redhat.com:443/redhat_access/r/insights/uploads/
    HTTP Status Code: 400   
    HTTP Status Text: Bad Request
    HTTP Response Text: File or upload field not found
    Connection failed
    === End Upload URL Connection Test: FAILURE ===
    === Begin API URL Connection Test ===
    Testing: https://satellite6.redhat.com:443/redhat_access/r/insights/
    HTTP Status Code: 200
    HTTP Status Text: OK
    HTTP Response Text: {}
    Successfully connected to: https://satellite6.redhat.com:443/redhat_access/r/insights/
    === End API URL Connection Test: SUCCESS ===
    Connectivity tests completed with some errors
    See /var/log/insights-client/insights-client.log for more details.


  • Red Hat® Satellite 6.6 and later.
  • Red Hat® Insights

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