On Red Hat Satellite 6.11 remove orphans task going to the paused state.

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  • Remove orphans task going to the paused state with error "Cannot delete some instances of model 'Repository' because they are referenced through protected foreign keys" on Red Hat Satellite 6.11.
  • The task ' Actions::Katello::OrphanCleanup::RemoveOrphans ' is going to the paused state instead of finishing successfully.


  • Red Hat® Satellite 6.11

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