Spacewalk client not updating
client.unixmen.local) Next, we need to enable the child channels of the base channel to get packages.
To do that, go to Systems – Software Channel Subscriptions. sk_mariadb_centos7) and click Change Subscriptions and then Confirm. Method 2: Register Spacewalk clients from Command line We can also register clients from the client system Terminal itself.
Done The following extra packages will be installed: … After this operation, 175 MB of additional disk space will be used. [Y/n] n If you clean the status file, you will break dpkg, your system will not know what packages are installed.
First we will see how to register from Spacewalk dashboard.
Method 1: Register Spacewalk clients via Dashboard Go to your Spacewalk server’s main dashboard by navigating to: https://spacewalk-server-ip/.
Get:1 spacewalk:// channels:/main amd64 Packages [20 B] … [email protected]:/etc/apt/d# apt-get update Apt-Spacewalk: Updating … Get:1 spacewalk://lan channels:/main amd64 Packages [1,923 k B] …
Fetched 5,441 k B in 7s (680 k B/s) Reading package lists…Done In case this happens to anyone else: After syncing repos and registering my ubuntu server to spacewalk, I was getting “unmet dependencies” errors when attempting to do anything with apt-get.