How to use HTTPS (https://) proxy with Red Hat Satellite 6.10 onwards?

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • After upgrading to Satellite 6.10, repository synchronization fails with an HTTP Proxy that uses an https:// URL protocol. http:// proxy URLs work fine, however.

  • When synchronizing repositories on Red Hat Satellite 6.10 via an https:// proxy server, it fails with the error:

      Only http proxies are supported
  • This issue has been reported via Bugzilla 1993917 and is fixed in the errata RHSA-2024:2010.


  • Red Hat Satellite 6.10
  • Red Hat Satellite 6.11
  • HTTPS Proxy configured on Satellite

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