The satellite-installer command fails with "path length constraint exceeded" error in Red Hat Satellite 6

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  • When trying to install\renew custom SSL certificates on Red Hat Satellite server, The satellite-installer command fails with following error.

    SSL_connect returned=1 errno=0 state=error: certificate verify failed (path length constraint exceeded)
    /opt/puppetlabs/puppet/lib/ruby/2.5.0/net/protocol.rb:44:in `connect_nonblock'
    /opt/puppetlabs/puppet/lib/ruby/2.5.0/net/protocol.rb:44:in `ssl_socket_connect'
    /opt/puppetlabs/puppet/lib/ruby/2.5.0/net/http.rb:985:in `connect'


  • Red Hat Satellite 6

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