yum throws error:14094438:SSL routines:ssl3_read_bytes:tlsv1 alert internal error

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  • Unable to pull packages from Red Hat CDN

    # yum check-update
    Updating Subscription Management repositories.
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 for x86_64 - AppStream (RPMs)                                                                     0.0  B/s |   0  B     00:00
    Errors during downloading metadata for repository 'rhel-8-for-x86_64-appstream-rpms':
    - Curl error (35): SSL connect error for https://cdn.redhat.com/content/dist/rhel8/8/x86_64/appstream/os/repodata/repomd.xml [error:14094438:SSL routines:ssl3_read_bytes:tlsv1 alert internal error]
    Error: Failed to download metadata for repo 'rhel-8-for-x86_64-appstream-rpms': Cannot download repomd.xml: Cannot download repodata/repomd.xml: All mirrors were tried


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

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