Satellite 5.6: unable to register RHEL 7 client system due to rhn-setup package not included in Minimal installation

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  • After a minimal installation of RHEL 7, rhn-setup package is not installed, so cannot register system to Red Hat Satellite 5.6. How to install rhn-setup packages on RHEL 7 ?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Beta client system
  • Red Hat Satellite 5.6 server

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