Errors during downloading metadata for repository when trying to install katello-ca-consumer in Red Hat Satellite 6

Solution Verified - Updated -


After removing the katello-ca-consumer package and trying to install it again using the instructions from the Satellite web interface (Hosts > Content Hosts > Register Content Host > 2. Install the pre-built bootstrap RPM), the following error message is shown:

# yum localinstall katello-ca-consumer-latest.noarch.rpm

Updating Subscription Management repositories.
Red Hat Satellite Tools 6.9 for RHEL 8 x86_64 (RPMs)                                                                 361  B/s | 417  B     00:01    
Errors during downloading metadata for repository 'satellite-tools-6.9-for-rhel-8-x86_64-rpms':
  - Status code: 403 for (IP:
Error: Failed to download metadata for repo 'satellite-tools-6.9-for-rhel-8-x86_64-rpms': Cannot download repomd.xml: Cannot download repodata/repomd.xml: All mirrors were tried


  • Red Hat Satellite
    • 6.x
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
    • 8.x

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