- Red Hat Enterprise Linux
reposyncutility on registered system is failing with the below mentioned error message:
[root@aladke Desktop]# reposync --gpgcheck -l --repoid=channel-id Loaded plugins: product-id, refresh-packagekit, rhnplugin There was an error communicating with RHN. RHN channel support will be disabled. Error communicating with server. The message was: timed out
Check network connectivity and confirm the system has access to:
- xmlrpc.rhn.redhat.com on port 80 (http)
- xmlrpc.rhn.redhat.com on port 443 (https)
If you can't open your network and use RHN classic you can disable location aware updates as a workaround.
- Http Proxy was not allowing connection to RHN.
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