How to sync SUSE Manager using a SMT server.
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SUSE Manager 3.1
mgr-sync allows syncing a SUSE Manager from a SMT in two modes, temporary by using the command:
mgr-sync -d 3 refresh --refresh-channels --from-mirror http://<smt-host>
or by editing '/etc/rhn/rhn.conf' and statically configuring the the option :
server.susemanager.mirror = http://<smt-host>
When SSL-Certificates are needed to access SMT via https, than the SMT certificate needs to be placed into folder :
Afterwards it is required to run the following command :
Please note: Directly placing certs into the folder '/etc/ssl/cert' would only just work temporarily, until the next execution of 'update-ca-certificates' takes place, which may happen via one of the regular maintenance updates.
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- Document ID:7021128
- Creation Date: 28-Jul-2017
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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