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up2date: Configuration file for Red Hat Satellite client programs.
up2date - Configuration file for Red Hat Satellite client programs.
Red Hat Satellite client programs, such as rhn_check(8), use a common configuration file at /etc/sysconfig/rhn/up2date.
Use a HTTP Proxy. Can be either 0 (False) or 1 (True).
Remote server URL
Whether or not debugging is enabled. Can be either 0 (False) or 1 (True).
Location of system id file. Expects the path of a file on disk.
Override the automatically determined system version. Expects a string or blank (do not override the version).
HTTP proxy in host:port format, e.g. squid.redhat.com:3128
The username for an authenticated proxy.
The password to use for an authenticated proxy.
To use an authenticated proxy or not. Can be either 0 (False) or 1 (True).
Number of attempts to make at network connections before giving up. Expects a
The CA cert used to verify the ssl server. Expects the path of a file on disk.
Disable the reboot action. Can be either 0 (False) or 1 (True).
- Config options that can not be overwritten by a config update action. Expects a semi-colon separated list of config option names.
Override the default list of URLs the RHN Register client treats as official RHN hosted servers. This only affects the RHN Register graphical- and text-based clients, as it changes some of the options that appear. This option is included for testing purposes only.
If set to 1 (True), package installs done through rhn_check will only download
the package, the package will not be installed.
The location of this configuration file
See the AUTHORS file included with this software.
This manual page was written by James Bowes <jbowes [at] redhat.com>
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