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Bug 1510003 - [RFE] Allow resetting subscription-manager to portal/default
Summary: [RFE] Allow resetting subscription-manager to portal/default
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Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: subscription-manager
Version: 7.4
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
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Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: candlepin-bugs
QA Contact: Red Hat subscription-manager QE Team
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-11-06 14:33 UTC by Tomer Brisker
Modified: 2018-11-02 01:57 UTC (History)
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Description Tomer Brisker 2017-11-06 14:33:07 UTC
If subscription-mananger is used to reregister a system from portal to Satellite, but due to whatever issue the registration doesn't finish cleanly (e.g. clock skew leading to ssl failures), the system can not unregister from the satellite and re-register to portal to allow installing required packaged (e.g. ntpd), without manually having to edit /etc/rhsm/rhsm.conf to point back to the portal.

It would be useful for subscription-manager to have an option to reset the config back to the default values to allow handling such situations.

Comment 3 sthirugn@redhat.com 2017-11-06 14:35:11 UTC
+1 to this RFE. This will be super useful.  Now I need to manually reset rhsm.conf parameters to this.

Comment 4 John Sefler 2017-11-06 16:27:49 UTC
This sounds like a new option to the config module.  Something like....

# subscription-manager config --reset
# subscription-manager config --set-defaults

Comment 5 Jan Stavel 2017-11-06 20:24:07 UTC
A polarion requirement for cockpit subscription plugin wants a similar thing:

RHEL7-109754 - RHSM-TC : subscription-manager-cockpit: Default URL should load the hosted Red Hat entitlement server


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