Why system subscribed to custom channel on RHN Satellite 5.6 does not consume any entitlements on SAM server?

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  • On 'Red Hat Satellite 5.6' system is subscribed to custom channel. These channels are with different names and are not clone channels of Red Hat Base Channels.
    When a machine subscribed to such a channel is viewed in 'SAM', 'SAM' does not find that it has any products installed and as such that system won't consume any entitlements.

  • Why system subscribed to custom channel do not consume any entitlement or show installed product on 'SAM' server?


  • Red Hat Satellite 5.6
  • Subscription Asset Manager

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