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<class 'up2date_client.up2dateErrors.NetworkError'>: Rhn-plugin: Network Error (Doc ID 2335332.1)

Last updated on MAY 26, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64


When attempting to register the spacewalk client with spacewalk server we are getting the following errors

# rhnreg_ks --sslCACert=/usr/share/rhn/RHN-ORG-TRUSTED-SSL-CERT --serverUrl=https://<SW-HOSTNAME>.<DOMAIN_NAME>.COM/XMLRPC --activationkey=1-<key> --force
An error has occurred:
rhn-plugin: Network error:
See /var/log/up2date for more information
# more /var/log/up2date

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/sbin/rhnreg_ks", line 221, in
  File "/usr/share/rhn/up2date_client/", line 84, in run
  sys.exit(self.main() or 0)
  File "/usr/sbin/rhnreg_ks", line 91, in main
  File "/usr/share/rhn/up2date_client/", line 249, in getCaps
  File "/usr/share/rhn/up2date_client/", line 164, in __get_capabilities
  File "/usr/share/rhn/up2date_client/", line 51, in __call__
  return rpcServer.doCall(method, *args, **kwargs)
  File "/usr/share/rhn/up2date_client/", line 210, in doCall
  ret = method(*args, **kwargs)
  File "/usr/lib64/python2.6/", line 1199, in __call__
  return self.__send(self.__name, args)
  File "/usr/share/rhn/up2date_client/", line 40, in _request1
  ret = self._request(methodname, params)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/rhn/", line 386, in _request
  self._handler, request, verbose=self._verbose)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/rhn/", line 171, in request
  headers, fd = req.send_http(host, handler)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/rhn/", line 721, in send_http
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/rhn/", line 228, in connect
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/rhn/", line 76, in init_ssl
<class 'up2date_client.up2dateErrors.NetworkError'>: rhn-plugin: Network error:


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