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Bug 155797 - point the applet to satellite does not work
Summary: point the applet to satellite does not work
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Network
Classification: Red Hat
Component: RHN/Backend
Version: rhn370
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Mihai Ibanescu
QA Contact: Fanny Augustin
URL:
Whiteboard:
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2005-04-23 12:52 UTC by Thorsten Scherf
Modified: 2007-04-18 17:24 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Environment:
Last Closed: 2005-05-16 22:14:58 UTC


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Description Thorsten Scherf 2005-04-23 12:52:55 UTC
Description of problem:
when configuring the rhn-applet on the client to use the satellite instead of
the upstream server it fails. the client was configuried like described in the
client-config manual. 


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
rhn-satellite 3.7
rhn-applet-2.1.17-5
rhn-applet-actions-2.0.13-2


How reproducible:
always.

Steps to Reproduce:
1.setup the client
2.start rhn-applet
3.
  
Actual results:
applet does not work

Expected results:
working applet ;)

Additional info:
from the satellite server log:

/var/log/httpd/error_log:
Exception reported from file.rhel.homelinux.com
Time: Sat Apr 23 14:46:09 2005
Exception type exceptions.TypeError
Exception while handling function applet.poll_packages
Request object information:
URI: /APPLET
Remote Host: 192.168.0.13
Server Name: file.rhel.homelinux.com:443
Headers passed in:
        Accept-Encoding: identity
        Content-Length: 376
        Host: file.rhel.homelinux.com:443
        content-type: text/xml
        user-agent: rhn.rpclib.py/$Revision: 1.40 $
        x-client-version: 1
        x-info: RPC Processor (C) Red Hat, Inc (version 1.44)
        x-rhn-transport-capability: follow-redirects=1
        x-transport-info: Extended Capabilities Transport (C) Red Hat, Inc
(version 1.40)
Extra information about this error:
Response sent back to the caller:
While running 'applet.poll_packages': caught
exceptions.TypeError : String '2005042217332' is not a YYYYMMDDHHMISS



Exception Handler Information
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/rhn/server/apacheRequest.py", line 107, in call_function
    response = apply(func, params)
  File "/usr/share/rhn/server/handlers/applet/applet.py", line 155, in poll_packages
    ret = rhnCache.get(cache_key, last_channel_changed_ts)
  File "/usr/share/rhn/common/rhnCache.py", line 71, in get
    modified = timestamp(modified)
  File "/usr/share/rhn/common/rhnLib.py", line 58, in timestamp
    raise TypeError("String '%s' is not a YYYYMMDDHHMISS" % s)
TypeError: String '2005042217332' is not a YYYYMMDDHHMISS

Exception reported from file.rhel.homelinux.com
Time: Sat Apr 23 14:46:10 2005
Exception type exceptions.AttributeError
Exception while handling function handler
Request object information:
URI: /APPLET
Remote Host: 192.168.0.13
Server Name: file.rhel.homelinux.com:443
Headers passed in:
        Accept-Encoding: identity
        Content-Length: 376
        Host: file.rhel.homelinux.com:443
        content-type: text/xml
        user-agent: rhn.rpclib.py/$Revision: 1.40 $
        x-client-version: 1
        x-info: RPC Processor (C) Red Hat, Inc (version 1.44)
        x-rhn-transport-capability: follow-redirects=1
        x-transport-info: Extended Capabilities Transport (C) Red Hat, Inc
(version 1.40)
Extra information about this error:
Unhandled exception type

Exception Handler Information
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/rhn/server/apacheServer.py", line 49, in __call__
    ret = f(req)
  File "/usr/share/rhn/server/apacheHandler.py", line 185, in handler
    ret = self._req_processor.process()
  File "/usr/share/rhn/server/apacheRequest.py", line 415, in process
    return self.call_function(method, params)
  File "/usr/share/rhn/server/apacheRequest.py", line 160, in call_function
    ret = self.response(response)
  File "/usr/share/rhn/server/apacheRequest.py", line 293, in response
    output.process(response)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/rhn/transports.py", line 671, in process
    self.set_header("Content-Length", len(self.data))
AttributeError: Fault instance has no attribute '__len__'

/var/log/rhn/:
2005/04/23 14:45:06 +02:00 10754 192.168.0.13:
applet/applet.poll_packages('4Desktop', 'i686', '20050421051119',
'aee6d58e-9e46-11d9-8410-00055da333cd')
2005/04/23 14:46:07 +02:00 10743 192.168.0.13:
applet/applet.poll_packages('4Desktop', 'i686', '20050421051119',
'aee6d58e-9e46-11d9-8410-00055da333cd')
2005/04/23 14:46:09 +02:00 10750 192.168.0.13:
applet/applet.poll_packages('4Desktop', 'i686', '20050421051119',
'aee6d58e-9e46-11d9-8410-00055da333cd')

Comment 1 Thorsten Scherf 2005-05-16 22:14:58 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 151812 ***


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