System shows incorrect IP during registration to RHN

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • When trying to register the system with rhn_register, the registration tool shows the wrong IP address (the one configured on the server in the past) even if the IP address was changed in /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts.

  • Problem remains also after syncing the system with RHN web interface



  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

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