Registering a Solaris 11 System Fails with "Framework error: code: 28 reason: Connection timed out after 60000 milliseconds"

(Doc ID 1401049.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11 11/11 and later
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


When attempting to register a Solaris 11 host with the any of the repositories detailed at by following the details in <Document 1021281.1> or, one may encounter the following error:

$ sudo pkg set-publisher -k /var/pkg/ssl/Oracle_Solaris_11_Support.key.pem \
-c /var/pkg/ssl/Oracle_Solaris_11_Support.certificate.pem \
-O solaris
pkg set-publisher: The origin URIs for 'solaris' do not appear to point to a valid pkg repository.
Please verify the repository's location and the client's network configuration.
Additional details:

Unable to contact valid package repository
Encountered the following error(s):
Unable to contact any configured publishers.
This is likely a network configuration problem.
Framework error: code: 28 reason: Connection timed out after 60000 milliseconds
URL: ''. (happened 4 times)

// Please note: the name of the certificate and key file has changed to and in year 2015 

You may encounter this error when attempting to register with any of the following repositories:


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