How to filter ERRATA details in Satellite 6 Reporting Templates?

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Environment

  • Red Hat Satellite 6

Issue

  • How to search a specific ERRATA in Reporting Templates?
  • How to search multiple ERRATA in Reporting Templates?

Resolution

  • To search a specific ERRATA use the below "errata_id" filter in the Reporting Templates.

    Errata filter "errata_id = RHSA-XXXX:YYYY" 
    
  • To search multiple ERRATA use the below "errata_id" with "OR" filter in the Reporting Templates.

    Errata filter "errata_id = RHSA-XXXX:YYYY or errata_id = RHBA-XXXX:YYYY or errata_id = RHSA-XXXX:YYYY" 
    
    • Note: Replace the RHSA-XXXX:YYYY with the required ERRATA ID

Root Cause

  • By default, reporting templates list all the applicable or applied ERRATA details.

    Satellite GUI -> Monitor -> Report Template -> Host Applicable Errata -> Generate
    

Diagnostic Steps

  • To search a specific ERRATA use the below filter in the Reporting Templates.

    Errata filter "errata_id = RHSA-2021:0339" 
    
  • To search a multiple ERRATA use the below filter in the Reporting Templates.

    Errata filter "errata_id = RHSA-2021:0339 or errata_id = RHBA-2021:0340 or errata_id = RHSA-2021:0221" 
    

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