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Bug 86392 - Error Registering for Redhat Update Agent
Summary: Error Registering for Redhat Update Agent
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: up2date
Version: 4.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
: ---
Assignee: Adrian Likins
QA Contact: Red Hat Satellite QA List
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-03-21 06:39 UTC by Todd Bailey
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2004-09-02 19:06:57 UTC
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Description Todd Bailey 2003-03-21 06:39:30 UTC
Description of problem:

running up2date, dialog "your system does not appear to be registered....."

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
running up2date, dialog "your system does not appear to be registered....."
click on register with rhn
click on forward
failure to display privacy statment
enter user/password/email address
click forward
click forward on step 2 page
enter profile name (step 3)
click forward
progres dialog is displayed
and step 3 register a system profile - packages page is displayed
click forward 
click forawrd

Actual results:

dialog displayed " problem registering username "

Expected results:

Additional info:

new installation, dhcp connection, proxy off

Comment 1 Todd Bailey 2003-03-21 06:48:00 UTC
kernel = 2.4.18-14

Comment 2 Todd Bailey 2003-03-21 06:50:22 UTC
running up2date from terminal window yields:

[root@localhost root]# up2date
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/rhn/up2date_client/", line 384, in onPrivacyPagePrepare
   text = rhnreg.privacyText()
  File "/usr/share/rhn/up2date_client/", line 176, in privacyText
    return rpcServer.doCall(s.registration.privacy_statement)
  File "/usr/share/rhn/up2date_client/", line 107, in doCall
    ret = apply(method, args, kwargs)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/", line 821, in __call__
    return self.__send(self.__name, args)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/site-packages/rhn/", line 126, in _request
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/site-packages/rhn/", line 118, in request
    headers, fd = req.send_http(host, handler)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/site-packages/rhn/", line 602, in send_http
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/", line 537, in request
    self._send_request(method, url, body, headers)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/", line 553, in _send_request
    self.putrequest(method, url)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/site-packages/rhn/", line 217, in
    return HTTPConnection.putrequest(self, method, url, skip_host=skip_host)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/", line 453, in putrequest
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/", line 407, in send
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/site-packages/rhn/", line 185, in write
    sent = self._connection.send(data)
SSL.Error: [('SSL routines', 'SSL23_WRITE', 'ssl handshake failure')]

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